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Definition varied (having variety amongst things of the same kind) — especially with regard to ideas or members of a population group
  • The college wants a diverse student body.
diverse = varied (in this case, of different ethnic groups and genders)
  • She is a person of diverse talents.
  • diverse = varied (different)
  • The members of the committee have diverse backgrounds so they bring many different perspectives and strengths to the table.
  • diverse = varied (different)
  • She has worked on many diverse projects.
  • diverse = varied (different)
  • She works with such diverse materials as canvas and granite.
  • diverse = varied (different)
  • It is a diverse ecosystem with over a hundred species.
  • diverse = varied (having a variety)
  • They cater to the diverse tastes of the cosmopolitan neighborhood.
  • diverse = varied (having variety with differences)
  • The committee was formed with a diverse membership representative of the population at large.
  • diverse = varied (different)
  • They opposed an "at large" vote because the majority overwhelms the voice of a diverse minority.
  • diverse = varied (in this case, of different ethnic groups and genders)
  • The superior tutor is prepared to adjust to diverse learning styles.
  • diverse = varied (different)
  • It is a diverse market that encourages many versions of the product.
  • diverse = varied (in this case, made up of different tastes)
  • in less than a decade, little Clarkston, Georgia, became one of the most diverse communities in the country.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • diverse = varied
  • The guys who traveled from Bahrain with me were remarkably diverse, even by SEAL standards.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • diverse = varied (having variety with differences)
  • It was a larger group than I'd been accustomed to hanging out with, and a more diverse crowd.
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • diverse = varied (made up of different kinds of people)
  • The consequences of our actions are always so complicated, so diverse, that predicting the future is a very difficult business indeed.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • diverse = varied (having variety with differences)
  • Then I would go into the attempt of the late medieval commentary to reconcile the diverse explanations of the commentaries.
    Chaim Potok  --  The Chosen
  • diverse = varied (having variety with differences)
  • This diverse education continued for six years, when his father refused to support him any longer, until he "found" himself.
    Toni Morrison  --  The Bluest Eye
  • diverse = unfocused (varied)
  • The nonpartisan fellowship also gave me the chance to learn from the other fellows, an impressively diverse and talented group from all over the country.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • diverse = varied
  • Ultimately, Yale had to bend to accommodate new ways of thinking and learning from a more diverse student body.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • diverse = varied (having variety with differences)
  • There as they sounded diverse instruments,
    Geoffrey Chaucer  --  The Canterbury Tales
diverse = varied (having variety with differences)

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