diverso
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diverso(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (disparate)
a. diverse
En el zoológico tienen una variedad muy diversa de animales.The zoo has a very diverse variety of animals.
b. varied
En la pastelería encontramos tartas de diverso tipo.In the patisserie we found varied types of cakes.
c. various
En la carrera de Medicina estudié enfermedades de diversa naturaleza.While in medical school, I studied various illnesses.
2. (not the same)
a. diverse
Los dos actores tenían un acento diverso pero sólo uno encajaba con el personaje.Both actors had diverse accents but only one fit the character.
b. different
Teresa y Raquel proceden de un tipo de familia diverso.Teresa and Raquel come from different types of families.
3. (more than one)
a. several
Cuando te independices, tendrás que enfrentarte a diversas dificultades.When you become independent, you will have to face several difficulties.
b. various
En la tienda tenían diversas estanterías y no sabía cuál quedaría mejor en mi casa.In the store they had various shelves and I didn't know which one would fit my house best.
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diverso
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (diferente)
a. different
2. (varios)
a. several, various
diversos motivosa variety of reasons
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diverso
adjective
1 (variado) diverse; varied
2 (diferente) different;de from
3 diversos several; various
está en diversos libros it appears in several o various books
diversos (Com) sundries
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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