Simple Definition of diversify
: to change (something) so that it has more different kinds of people or things
: to produce or sell more kinds of products : to increase the variety of goods or services produced or offered by (someone or something)
Full Definition of diversify
1 : to make diverse : give variety to <diversify a course of study>
2 : to balance (as an investment portfolio) defensively by dividing funds among securities of different industries or of different classes
3 : to increase the variety of the products of <diversify a business>
1 : to produce variety
2 : to engage in varied operations
Examples of diversify
The country is diversifying its energy sources.
farmers who want to diversify their crops
The new CEO's chief aim is to diversify the company.
The company needs to diversify.
Many publishing companies have diversified into online services.
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