Meaning of “versatile” in the English Dictionary

"versatile" in English

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uk /ˈvɜː.sə.taɪl/ us /ˈvɝː.sə.t̬əl/ approving

C2 able to change easily from one activity to another or able to be used for many different purposes:

He's a very versatile young actor who's as happy in highbrow dramas as he is in TV comedies.
A leather jacket is a timeless and versatile garment that can be worn in all seasons.

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noun [ U ] uk /ˌvɜː.səˈtɪl.ə.ti/ us /ˌvɝː.səˈtɪl.ə.t̬i/

(Definition of “versatile” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ˈvɜr·sə·t̬əl/

(of people) able to do many different things or to adjust to new conditions, or (of things) able to be used for many different purposes:

He was a versatile guitarist, and recorded with many leading rock bands.
It is an especially versatile insecticide known to control a range of insects.
noun [ U ] us /ˌvɜr·səˈtɪl·ɪ·t̬i/

Daniels possesses the versatility to play right and left end and tackle.

(Definition of “versatile” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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Nuclear power is currently the most important and versatile form of energy production and will remain so far into the future.
The basis of transport policy must be the development of a versatile transport network, decongestion, improved safety and the promotion of sustainable transport.