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(as) different as night and day

Very different; as different as possible. They might be identical twins, but Jim and Greg are different as night and day in personality. Patty is far more talkative than I am—we're just as different as night and day.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

*different as night and day

Cliché completely different. (*Also: as ~.) Although Bobby and Billy are twins, they are as different as night and day. Birds and bats appear to be similar, but they are different as night and day.
See also: and, different, night
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

different as night and day

Also, different as day and night. Totally unlike. For example, Although they are sisters, they are as different as night and day. Also see night and day.
See also: and, different, night
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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