variform

[ vair-uh-fawrm ]
/ ˈvɛər əˌfɔrm /

adjective

varied in form; having various forms.

Nearby words

  1. variety is the spice of life,
  2. variety meat,
  3. variety store,
  4. varifocal,
  5. varifocals,
  6. variformly,
  7. varify,
  8. vario-,
  9. variocoupler,
  10. variola

Origin of variform

First recorded in 1655–65; vari(ous) + -form

Related formsvar·i·form·ly, adverb

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Examples from the Web for variform

  • And civilisation is merely the expression of life—a variform utterance which includes love, and hunger, and joy, and death.



British Dictionary definitions for variform

variform

/ (ˈvɛərɪˌfɔːm) /

adjective

varying in form or shape
Derived Formsvariformly, adverb

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