What does diversify mean?

Definitions for diversifydɪˈvɜr səˌfaɪ, daɪ-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word diversify.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. diversify(verb)

    make (more) diverse

    "diversify a course of study"

  2. diversify, radiate(verb)

    spread into new habitats and produce variety or variegate

    "The plants on this island diversified"

  3. diversify, branch out, broaden(verb)

    vary in order to spread risk or to expand

    "The company diversified"


  1. diversify(Verb)

    To make diverse or various in form or quality; to give variety to; to variegate; to distinguish by numerous differences or aspects.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diversify(verb)

    to make diverse or various in form or quality; to give variety to; to variegate; to distinguish by numerous differences or aspects

  2. Origin: [F. diversifier, LL. diversificare, fr. L. diversus diverse + ficare (in comp.), akin to facere to make. See Diverse.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Diversify

    di-vėr′si-fī, v.t. to make diverse or different: to give variety to:—pr.p. diver′sifying; pa.p. diver′sified.—adj. Diversifī′able.—n. Diversificā′tion.—adj. Diver′siform, of diverse or various forms. [Fr.,—Low L. diversificārediversus, diverse, facĕre, to make.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diversify in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diversify in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Director Rajiv Dutt at IRFC:

    We are trying to diversify our borrower base.

  2. Dennis Speigel:

    They have to continue to diversify the brand in the public’s eye.

  3. Dan Mosley:

    The time has come to wipe away our tears, we have no choice but to diversify.

  4. Neil Mawston:

    Micromax needs to diversify geographically and also needs to diversify product lines.

  5. Mines Minister Abdesselam Bouchouareb:

    This is the right way to diversify our economy. We need to find sources of financing.

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