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Examples from the Web for variously
Spencer, 27, is variously described as a writer and a stand-up comic.Meet Stephen Fry’s Future Husband (Who Is Less Than Half His Age)|Tom Sykes|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They are variously loud, meditative, dramatic, witty, sexy, searing, and elegiac.
“Working mothers” have been variously vilified, and now lauded, for attempting to balance career and home lives.
In London, the group will do walking tours of the variously sexy, scandalous, and literary neighborhoods of Soho and Bloomsbury.
The spiritual viewpoints of the three men are variously embodied in the moon.Three Great Men Died That Day: JFK, C.S. Lewis, and Aldous Huxley|John Garth|November 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He had, of all those with whom I was at that time acquainted, the most variously cultivated mind.The True Story of My Life|Hans Christian Andersen
As stated by G. de Mortillet, the date of his birth is variously given.Lamarck, the Founder of Evolution|Alpheus Spring Packard
The audience were variously affected by this learned oration.The Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves|Tobias Smollett
It has been variously supposed to be a vegetable gum, a fossil, and an animal product.The Reason Why|Anonymous
The expenses of the Shrad have been variously estimated at between ten and twelve lacks of Rupees.The Hindoos as they Are|Shib Chunder Bose
British Dictionary definitions for variously
- several differenthe is an authority on various subjects
- not standard (as pronoun; followed by of)various of them came
Word Origin for various
Word Origin and History for variously
early 15c., "characterized by variety," from Middle French varieux, from Latin varius "changing, different, diverse" (see vary). Meaning "different from one another" is recorded from 1630s. Related: Variously.