Various


Various
Various Va"ri*ous, a. [L. varius. Cf. {Vair}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Different; diverse; several; manifold; as, men of various names; various occupations; various colors. [1913 Webster]

So many and so various laws are given. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

A wit as various, gay, grave, sage, or wild. --Byron. [1913 Webster]

2. Changeable; uncertain; inconstant; variable. [1913 Webster]

A man so various, that he seemed to be Not one, but all mankind's epitome. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

The names of mixed modes . . . are very various. --Locke. [1913 Webster]

3. Variegated; diversified; not monotonous. [1913 Webster]

A happy rural seat of various view. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


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  • various — variously, adv. variousness, n. /vair ee euhs/, adj. 1. of different kinds, as two or more things; differing one from another: Various experiments have not proved his theory. 2. marked by or exhibiting variety or diversity: houses of various… …   Universalium

  • various — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, probably from Medieval Latin *variosus, from Latin varius Date: 15th century 1. archaic variable, inconstant 2. varicolored < birds of various plumage > 3. a. of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • various — adjective /ˈvɛəɹiəs,ˈvɛɹiəs/ having a broad range (of different elements). The reasons are various. Syn: sundry, motley, manifold, medley, miscellaneous, diverse …   Wiktionary

  • Various Artists — (littéralement « plusieurs artistes ») est un terme utilisé par l industrie du disque anglophone pour indiquer que plusieurs musiciens ont collaboré sur une ou plusieurs chansons. Des diminutifs comme V.A., VV.AA. and V/A sont… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Various Positions — Álbum de Leonard Cohen Publicación Diciembre de 1984 Grabación Junio de 1984 Género(s) Folk rock Duración 35:29 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Various artists — (littéralement « plusieurs artistes ») est un terme utilisé par l industrie du disque anglophone pour indiquer que plusieurs musiciens ont collaboré sur une ou plusieurs chansons. Des diminutifs comme V.A., VV.AA. and V/A sont… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Various Artists — ist eine einheitlich verwendete englische Bezeichnung für die Interpreten eines Liedes oder auch eines Albums, wenn diese sich aus vielen Musikern zusammensetzen, etwa im Rahmen eines Liedprojekts oder bei Compilation oder Musical Alben. Various… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Various Positions — Album par Leonard Cohen Sortie décembre 1984 Enregistrement juin 1984 Genre Folk Rock Producteur John Lissauer Label …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Various Autists 2 — Infobox Album | Name = Various Autists 2 Type = Compilation album Artist = Various Released = October 2005 Genre = IDM Breakcore Experimental Gabber Length = 73.23 Label = Bad Sekta BAD001 | Various Autists 2 , released by Bad Sekta in 2005, was… …   Wikipedia


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