Variously
Variously Va"ri*ous*ly, adv. In various or different ways. [1913 Webster]

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  • variously — var|i|ous|ly [ˈveəriəsli US ˈver ] adv in many different ways variously described as/known as/called etc sth ▪ the phenomena variously know as mass culture , popular culture , or the public arts ▪ His fortune has been variously estimated at… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • variously — [[t]ve͟əriəsli[/t]] ADV: usu ADV with v, also ADV adj You can use variously to introduce a number of different ways in which something can be described. ...the crowds, which were variously estimated at two to several thousand... The family has… …   English dictionary

  • variously — adverb Date: 1627 1. in various ways ; at various times < was variously occupied teaching, farming, and clerking > 2. by various designations < known variously as principal, headmaster, and rector > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • variously — adv. Variously is used with these adjectives: ↑coloured Variously is used with these verbs: ↑call, ↑describe, ↑know, ↑term, ↑translate …   Collocations dictionary

  • variously — adverb variously described/estimated etc used to introduce a number of different descriptions, amounts etc, that people have made or used about something: His fortune has been variously estimated at between $1 and $2 billion …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • variously — var|i|ous|ly [ veriəsli ] adverb in different ways, by different people or at different times: He has been described variously as a saint, hero, and thief …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • variously — UK [ˈveərɪəslɪ] / US [ˈverɪəslɪ] adverb in different ways, by different people or at different times He has been described variously as a saint, hero, and thief …   English dictionary

  • variously — various ► ADJECTIVE ▪ different from one another; of different kinds or sorts. ► DETERMINER & PRONOUN ▪ more than one; individual and separate. DERIVATIVES variously adverb variousness noun. ORIGIN Latin varius changing, diverse …   English terms dictionary

  • variously — adverb in diverse ways (Freq. 2) the alternatives that are variously represented by the participants the speakers treated the subject most diversely • Syn: ↑diversely, ↑multifariously • Derived from adjective: ↑multifarious …   Useful english dictionary

  • variously — See various. * * * …   Universalium

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