What does Diversity mean?

Definitions for Diversitydɪˈvɜr sɪ ti, daɪ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diverseness, diversity, multifariousness, variety(noun)

    noticeable heterogeneity

    "a diversity of possibilities"; "the range and variety of his work is amazing"

  2. diversity(noun)

    the condition or result of being changeable


  1. diversity(Noun)

    The quality of being diverse or different; difference or unlikeness.

  2. diversity(Noun)

    A variety; divers types or examples.

    The flora of the island includes a great diversity of orchids.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diversity(noun)

    a state of difference; dissimilitude; unlikeness

  2. Diversity(noun)

    multiplicity of difference; multiformity; variety

  3. Diversity(noun)


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Diversity

    di-vėr′si-ti, n. state of being diverse: difference: unlikeness: variety.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Diversity' in Nouns Frequency: #2407


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Diversity in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Diversity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Malcolm Stevenson Forbes:

    Diversity the art of thinking independently together.

  2. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    If we cannot now end our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.

  3. University Chancellor Lendley Black:

    UMD continues its focus and commitment to diversity, equality and inclusion, and I am personally committed to continuing an environment where diversity is embraced.

  4. Idris Elba:

    I'm not here to talk about black people; I’m here to talk about diversity. Diversity in the modern world is more than just skin colour -- it’s gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, social background, and -- most important of all, as far as I’m concerned -– diversity of thought.

  5. Matt Damon:

    My comments were part of a much broader conversation about diversity in Hollywood and the fundamental nature of 'Project Greenlight' which did not make the show, i am sorry that they offended some people, but, at the very least, I am happy that they started a conversation about diversity in Hollywood. That is an ongoing conversation that we all should be having.

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