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adjective var·ied \ˈver-ēd\

Definition of varied

  1. 1 :  various, diverse many and varied comments

  2. 2 :  variegated 1

variedly

adverb

Examples of varied in a Sentence

  1. We try to eat a more varied diet.

  2. My routine is varied enough so that I don't get bored.

  3. She studies subjects as varied as chemistry and sculpture.

Origin and Etymology of varied

from past participle of vary


First Known Use: 1588


VARIED Defined for English Language Learners

varied

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adjective var·ied \ˈver-ēd\

Definition of varied for English Language Learners

  • : having many forms or types : including many different things


VARIED Defined for Kids

varied

adjective var·ied \ˈver-ēd\

Definition of varied for Students

  1. :  having many forms or types varied interests



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