What does Various mean?

Definitions for Various
ˈvɛər i əsVar·i·ous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assorted, variousadjective

    of many different kinds purposefully arranged but lacking any uniformity

    "assorted sizes"; "his disguises are many and various"; "various experiments have failed to disprove the theory"; "cited various reasons for his behavior"

  2. respective(a), several(a), various(a)adjective

    considered individually

    "the respective club members"; "specialists in their several fields"; "the various reports all agreed"

  3. diverse, variousadjective

    distinctly dissimilar or unlike

    "celebrities as diverse as Bob Hope and Bob Dylan"; "animals as various as the jaguar and the cavy and the sloth"

  4. versatile, variousadjective

    having great diversity or variety

    "his various achievements are impressive"; "his vast and versatile erudition"

Wiktionary

  1. variousadjective

    having a broad range (of different elements).

    The reasons are various.

  2. Etymology: From varieux, from varius

Webster Dictionary

  1. Variousadjective

    different; diverse; several; manifold; as, men of various names; various occupations; various colors

  2. Variousadjective

    changeable; uncertain; inconstant; variable

  3. Variousadjective

    variegated; diversified; not monotonous

  4. Etymology: [L. varius. Cf. Vair.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Various

    vā′ri-us, adj. varied, different: several: unlike each other: changeable: uncertain: variegated.—adv. Vā′riously.—n. Vā′riousness. [L. varius.]

Editors Contribution

  1. various

    A variety.

    The newsagent had a variety of magazines to sell.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 13, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Various' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #620

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Various' in Written Corpus Frequency: #809

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Various' in Adjectives Frequency: #72

Anagrams for Various »

  1. saviour, Saviour

  2. Saviour

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Various in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Various in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Various in a Sentence

  1. Benito Mussolini:

    But which race? Does there exist a German race? Has it ever existed? Will it ever exist? Reality, myth, or hoax of the theorists? Ah well, we respond, a Germanic race does not exist. Various movements. Curiosity. Stupor. We repeat. Does not exist. We don't say so. Scientists say so. Hitler says so.

  2. Sucharita Kodali:

    All kinds of established beauty companies have made forays into various technology investments, for now, they are experiments. That's just all they are. Nothing is a prevailing means of buying or selling.

  3. Peter Marks:

    I think we understand at FDA the relative urgency here of trying to have a solution for anyone who's been vaccinated with any of the authorized or approved vaccines, i can tell you that we will proceed with all due urgency to try to get there as rapidly as possible working with the various vaccine sponsors.

  4. Jesse Selber:

    He had series of cancers of the scalp and skull that were treated with various surgeries and radiation that left him with a large wound that was all the way down to his brain.

  5. Moon Sang-kyun:

    South Korea's South Korea. From our analysis on various sources, it has not achieved re-entry technology.

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