- divergent plate boundary,
- divergent strabismus,
- divergent thinking,
- diverging lens,
- diversified farming,
Origin of diverse
Examples from the Web for diverse
We are a huge, complex, diverse country still offering freedom, opportunity and hope.
The left had long tried to resist it through a diverse mix of organizations, devoted to different goals, and all to no avail.
The stories of LGBT people around the world are rich, diverse, and often unheard.
On Monday, Grandin participated in a Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA), and the questions were as diverse as her career.The Most Inspiring Bits of Temple Grandin’s Reddit AMA|Emily Shire|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the Dish noted recently, country music once boasted a wide array of complex and diverse political opinions.
And on their way they saw various tracts crowded with Mlechchha people, and containing mines of diverse gems.Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 1|Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa
Then, people seem to leave for ever: all their belongings appear to follow them, so enormous and so diverse is their kit.
She seems to have possessed powers of fascination, collecting around her devotees of the most diverse character.A History of the Inquisition of Spain; vol. 4|Henry Charles Lea
In fact three such suits were brought early in 1818 on the ground of diverse citizenship.The Life of John Marshall Volume 4 of 4|Albert J. Beveridge
To his pure and unimpeded faculty the task of translating motives so diverse into mutually concordant shapes was easy.Renaissance in Italy Vol. 3|John Addington Symonds
Word Origin for diverse
c.1300, spelling variant of divers (q.v.), perhaps by analogy with converse, traverse, etc. In some cases directly from Latin diversus, and since c.1700 restricted to the meaning "different in character or quality." Related: Diversely.