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Showing a great deal of variety; very different.‘a culturally diverse population’‘subjects as diverse as architecture, language teaching, and the physical sciences’
various, many and various, sundry, manifold, multiplevaried, varying, miscellaneous, assorted, mixed, diversified, divergent, variegated, heterogeneousdifferent, differing, distinct, unlike, dissimilar, distinctive, contrasting, conflictinga mixed bag ofdivers, myriad, legioncontrastiveView synonyms
- ‘The topics are as diverse as the origins of the students.’
- ‘The country is ethnically diverse, indicated by its four language groups.’
- ‘We provide resource persons for our students from culturally diverse backgrounds.’
- ‘The trek also offers diverse fauna and flora and a good opportunity to spot blue sheep.’
- ‘The aim was to try to attract a more diverse range of applicants.’
- ‘Thus, studies of asthma in racially diverse populations appear to be warranted.’
- ‘The electorate is as diverse in its settings as it is in its peoples.’
- ‘"I prefer a more diverse range of music to listen to, " says Burridge.’
- ‘The biotic diversity of the grasslands has historically supported a diverse assemblage of species.’
- ‘They possess the most diverse array of something, but it's not wrestling.’
- ‘He says it will also promote the diverse Australian workforce in the global economy.’
- ‘Educating a culturally and linguistically diverse student population poses new challenges to America's school systems.’
- ‘Three sample areas are given to the above right, each of which is most diverse in a different way.’
- ‘Although many schools have become more ethnically diverse over time, they typically remain divided.’
- ‘Communication barriers are increasingly common in healthcare today as the population becomes more culturally diverse.’
- ‘An increasing number of students are from racially/ethnically diverse backgrounds.’
- ‘The most diverse range of extreme nationalist groups joined together under their leadership.’
- ‘Both groups were predominantly single and diverse in terms of country of origin.’
- ‘The central and western United States have a similarly diverse array of pyrrhotite occurrences.’
- ‘Since then the department has become too diverse to be readily characterised as a school.’
Middle English: variant of divers.
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