from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Various; several; sundry.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Plural form of diver.
- adj. Obsolete spelling of diverse.
- adj. Various.
- adj. Of many different sorts.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Different in kind or species; diverse.
- adj. Several; sundry; various; more than one, but not a great number. Also used substantively or pronominally.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Different in kind, quality, or manner; various.
- Several; sundry; more than one, but not a great number: as, we have divers examples of this kind.
- Synonyms Divers, Diverse. Divers implies difference only, and is always used with a plural noun; diverse (with either a singular or a plural noun) denotes difference with opposition. Thus, the evangelists narrate the same events in divers manners, but not in diverse. Trench.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. many and different
Middle English; see diverse.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
See diver (Wiktionary)
See diverse (Wiktionary)