Spellcheck.net

Definitions of vary

  1. To alter or be altered in any manner; to differ; to become different; to deviate; to change in succession; to disagree; to be at variance. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To make different; diversify; differ. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. To deviate to one side; depart. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. To change to something else; to transmute; to exchange; to alternate. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To make of different kinds; to make different from one another; to diversity; to variegate. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To embellish; to change fancifully; to present under new aspects, as of form, key, measure, etc. See Variation, 4. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To alter or change in appearance, shape, substance, etc.; to make unlike one another; in music, to adorn with variations; to relieve by changing. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. To make different: to alter: to change to something else: to make of different kinds. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. To alter; change; diversify. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. To alter, or be altered, in any manner; to suffer a partial change; to become different; to be modified; as, colors vary in different lights. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To differ, or be different; to be unlike or diverse; as, the laws of France vary from those of England. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. To alter or change in succession; to alternate; as, one mathematical quantity varies inversely as another. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To disagree; to be at variance or in dissension; as, men vary in opinion. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. To deviate; to depart; to swerve; - followed by from; as, to vary from the law, or from reason. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. To alter or change; to undergo a change; to differ; to depart from a rule or course. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. To alter or be altered: to be or become different: to change in succession: to deviate (with from): to disagree:-pa.t. and pa.p. varied. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. To be altered; differ; deviate; disagree. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  18. be at variance with; be out of line with Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. To change the aspect of; to alter in form, appearance, substance, position, or the like; to make different by a partial change; to modify; as, to vary the properties, proportions, or nature of a thing; to vary a posture or an attitude; to vary one's dress or opinions. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. To alter in form, appearance, substance, or position; to change to something else; to make of different kinds; to diversify; to variegate. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. To change to something else; to alter; to make different; to suffer a partial change; to diversify; to appear in different forms; to disagree; to shift colours. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  22. Varying. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  23. Alteration; change. Webster Dictionary DB

What are the misspellings for vary?

Usage examples for vary

  1. We wondered what kind of reception we should have, for people's ideas on this point vary greatly. – Southern Arabia by Theodore Bent Mabel Bent
  2. The profits in commercial duck raising vary widely, as must be expected, depending upon the management, upon the season and upon prices received. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
X