variously

adverb var·i·ous·ly

Definition of variously

  1. 1 :  in various ways :  at various times <was variously occupied teaching, farming, and clerking>

  2. 2 :  by various designations <known variously as principal, headmaster, and rector>

Examples of variously in a sentence

  1. He has been variously described as a hero and a villain.

  2. The term is spelled variously in different places.

  3. The concept of freedom has been variously understood by different people.

1627

First Known Use of variously

1627


VARIOUSLY Defined for English Language Learners

variously

adverb var·i·ous·ly

Definition of variously for English Language Learners

  • : in several or many different ways : in various ways


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