Meaning of “variety” - Learner’s Dictionary

variety

noun us uk /vəˈraɪəti/
Extra Examples
A food processor has a variety of uses in the kitchen.The centre will be running a variety of activities over the summer.The job combines a variety skills.The artist used a variety of techniques.Plastic has an enormous variety of uses.
a variety of sth/sb

A2 many different types of things or people:

Ben has done a variety of jobs.
TYPE [ C ]

a different type of something:

a new variety of potato
DIFFERENT THINGS [ U ]

B1 a lot of different activities, situations, people, etc:

I need more variety in my life.

(Definition of “variety” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)