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Synonyms and Antonyms of versatile

  1. able to do many different kinds of things <a versatile baseball player can play any position> <this tool is versatile enough to serve as a wrench or pliers> Synonyms adaptable, all-around (also all-round), protean, universal Related Words general-purpose, mixed-use, multipurpose; well-rounded; able, ace, adept, experienced, expert, masterful, proficient, skilled, skillful; adjustable, alterable, changeable, elastic, flexible, fluid, malleable, modifiable, plastic, pliable, pliant, supple, variable Near Antonyms limited; amateur, inexperienced

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