[ om-nuh-fair-ee-uh s ]
/ ˌɒm nəˈfɛər i əs /
of all forms, varieties, or kinds.
Origin of omnifarious
Related formsom·ni·far·i·ous·ly, adverbom·ni·far·i·ous·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for omnifarious
/ (ˌɒmnɪˈfɛərɪəs) /
of many or all varieties or forms
Derived Formsomnifariously, adverbomnifariousness, noun
Word Origin for omnifarious
C17: from Late Latin omnifārius, from Latin omnis all + -farius doing, related to facere to do
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Word Origin and History for omnifarious
1650s, from Late Latin omnifarius "of all sorts," from Latin omnifariam "on all places or parts," from omnis "all" (see omni-) + -fariam "parts" (cf. multifarious). Related: Omnifariously; omnifariousness.
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