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English Dictionary: diverse by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
diverse
adj
  1. many and different; "tourist offices of divers nationalities"; "a person of diverse talents"
    Synonym(s): divers(a), diverse
  2. distinctly dissimilar or unlike; "celebrities as diverse as Bob Hope and Bob Dylan"; "animals as various as the jaguar and the cavy and the sloth"
    Synonym(s): diverse, various
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Diverse \Di*verse"\, adv.
      In different directions; diversely.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Diverse \Di*verse"\, v. i.
      To turn aside. [Obs.]
  
               The redcross knight diverst, but forth rode Britomart.
                                                                              --Spenser.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Diverse \Di"verse\ (?; 277), a. [The same word as divers. See
      {Divers}.]
      1. Different; unlike; dissimilar; distinct; separate.
  
                     The word . . . is used in a sense very diverse from
                     its original import.                           --J. Edwards.
  
                     Our roads are diverse: farewell, love! said she.
                                                                              --R. Browning.
  
      2. Capable of various forms; multiform.
  
                     Eloquence is a great and diverse thing. --B. Jonson.
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