What does diverse mean?

Definitions for diverse
dɪˈvɜrs, daɪ-, ˈdaɪ vɜrsdi·verse

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. divers(a), diverse(adj)

    many and different

    "tourist offices of divers nationalities"; "a person of diverse talents"

  2. diverse, various(adj)

    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"


  1. diverse(Adverb)

    In different directions; diversely.

  2. diverse(Adjective)

    consisting of many different elements; various

  3. diverse(Adjective)

    different; unlike; dissimilar; distinct; separate.

  4. Origin: From diversus, also written divorsus, past participle of divertere, divortere; see divert.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diverse(adj)

    different; unlike; dissimilar; distinct; separate

  2. Diverse(adj)

    capable of various forms; multiform

  3. Diverse(adverb)

    in different directions; diversely

  4. Diverse(verb)

    to turn aside

  5. Origin: [The same word as divers. See Divers.]


  1. Diverse

    Diverse is an American rapper. An underground hip-hop artist, he has received critical acclaim "from knowledgeable heads worldwide".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Diverse

    dī′vėrs, or div-ėrs′, adj. different: unlike: multiform: various.—adv. Dī′versely, or Diverse′ly.

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    Song lyrics by diverse -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by diverse on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'diverse' in Adjectives Frequency: #843

Anagrams for diverse »

  1. derives, dervise, deviser, revised, sivered

  2. Derives

  3. Dervise

  4. Revised

  5. Sivered

How to pronounce diverse ?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diverse in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diverse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of diverse in a Sentence

  1. Tom Steigerwald:

    It's always diverse, but they always got along.

  2. Bill Johnson:

    Our generating fleet is now very diverse and clean.

  3. Jianguo Cheng:

    It's a very complicated and diverse population of patients.

  4. Brett Kavanaugh:

    My law clerks come from diverse background and points of views.

  5. Elbert Hubbard:

    Religions are many and diverse, but reason and goodness are one.

Images & Illustrations of diverse

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