diverse Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"diverse" in British English

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diverseadjective

uk   /daɪˈvɜːs/  us   /dɪˈvɝːs/
B2 including many different ​types of ​people or things: Students from ​countries as diverse as Colombia and Lithuania use Cambridge ​textbooks. New York is a very culturally/​ethnically diverse ​city. very different from each other: We ​hold very diverse ​views on the ​topic.
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(Definition of diverse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"diverse" in American English

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diverseadjective

 us   /dɪˈvɜrs, dɑɪ-/  /ˈdɑɪ·vɜrs/
varied or different: Lowell, Massachusetts, is ​noted for ​its diverse ​ethniccommunities, among them French-Canadians, ​English, Irish, Greeks, Poles, and Cambodians.
diversely
adverb  us   /dɪˈvɜr·sli, dɑɪ-/  /ˈdɑɪ·vɜrs·li/
(Definition of diverse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “diverse”
in Korean 다양한…
in Arabic مُتنَوّع…
in Malaysian pelbagai…
in French divers…
in Russian разнообразный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 各種的, 不同的…
in Italian vario…
in Turkish çeşitli, türlü, farklı türleri barındıran…
in Polish różnorodny…
in Spanish diverso, variado…
in Vietnamese đa dạng…
in Portuguese diverso, diversificado…
in Thai หลากหลาย…
in German verschieden…
in Catalan divers…
in Japanese 多様な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 各种的, 不同的…
in Indonesian berbeda…
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