multi-

combining form
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of multi-

1 a :many :multiple :much
  • multivalent
b :more than two
  • multilateral
c :more than one
  • multiparous
  • multibillion
2 :many times over
  • multimillionaire
  • multiage
  • multiagency
  • multiarmed
  • multiatom
  • multiauthor
  • multiauthored
  • multiaxial
  • multiband
  • multibank
  • multibarrel
  • multibarreled
  • multibillion
  • multibillionaire
  • multibladed
  • multibranched
  • multibuilding
  • multibutton
  • multicampus
  • multicandidate
  • multicar
  • multicarbon
  • multicausal
  • multicell
  • multicelled
  • multicellular
  • multicellularity
  • multichain
  • multichambered
  • multichannel
  • multicharacter
  • multicity
  • multiclient
  • multicoated
  • multicolor
  • multicolored
  • multicolumn
  • multicomponent
  • multiconductor
  • multicounty
  • multicourse
  • multicurrency
  • multiday
  • multidenominational
  • multidialectal
  • multidirectional
  • multidisc
  • multidivisional
  • multidrug
  • multielectrode
  • multielement
  • multiemployer
  • multiengine
  • multifamily
  • multifeatured
  • multifilament
  • multiflash
  • multifocal
  • multifrequency
  • multifront
  • multifunction
  • multifunctional
  • multigenerational
  • multigenic
  • multigrade
  • multigrain
  • multigrid
  • multigroup
  • multihandicapped
  • multiheaded
  • multihomer
  • multihospital
  • multihued
  • multi–industry
  • multi–institutional
  • multilane
  • multilevel
  • multileveled
  • multiline
  • multilobed
  • multilocation
  • multimegaton
  • multimegawatt
  • multimember
  • multimetallic
  • multimillennial
  • multimillion
  • multimillionaire
  • multimillionairess
  • multimode
  • multimolecular
  • multination
  • multinuclear
  • multinucleate
  • multinucleated
  • multiorgasmic
  • multipage
  • multipaned
  • multiparameter
  • multipart
  • multiparticle
  • multiparty
  • multipath
  • multiphase
  • multiphasic
  • multiphoton
  • multipicture
  • multipiece
  • multiplant
  • multiplayer
  • multipole
  • multipower
  • multiproblem
  • multiproduct
  • multipurpose
  • multirange
  • multiregional
  • multireligious
  • multiroom
  • multiscreen
  • multiservice
  • multisided
  • multisite
  • multisize
  • multiskilled
  • multisource
  • multispecies
  • multispeed
  • multisport
  • multistemmed
  • multistep
  • multistoried
  • multistory
  • multistranded
  • multisyllabic
  • multisystem
  • multitalented
  • multiterminal
  • multitiered
  • multiton
  • multitone
  • multitowered
  • multitrack
  • multitrillion
  • multiunion
  • multiunit
  • multiuse
  • multivalve
  • multivoiced
  • multivolume
  • multiwall
  • multiwarhead
  • multiwavelength
  • multiyear

Origin and Etymology of multi-

Latin, from multus much, many — more at meliorate


MULTI- Defined for English Language Learners

multi-

combining form

Definition of multi- for English Language Learners

  • : many : much

  • : more than two

  • : many times over


MULTI- Defined for Kids

multi-

prefix \ ˌməl-ti \

Definition of multi- for Students

1 :many :much
  • multicolored
2 :more than two
  • multicultural
3 :many times over


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