What does the word differ mean?

Usage examples for differ

  1. Delilah, who was bound to differ with Simon Peter, promptly took issue. – Throckmorton by Molly Elliot Seawell
  2. He forgets that while it is easy to be amiable when everyone agrees with him, the test of character is in keeping the temper sweet and reasonable when people differ from him and criticise him. – The Man Who Pleases and the Woman Who Charms by John A. Cone
  3. In the classification of words, almost all writers differ from one an other. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown