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Versatility vs. Versatile

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Versatilitynoun

The property of being versatile or having many different abilities; flexibility.

Versatileadjective

Capable of doing many things competently.

Versatilitynoun

The quality or state of being versatile; versatileness.

Versatileadjective

Having varied uses or many functions.

Versatilitynoun

having a wide variety of skills

Versatileadjective

Changeable or inconstant.

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Versatileadjective

(biology) Capable of moving freely in all directions.

Versatileadjective

(BDSM) Being a switch; capable of taking either a dominant or a submissive role.

Versatileadjective

(gay slang) Capable of taking both a top and bottom role.

Versatileadjective

Capable of being turned round.

Versatileadjective

Liable to be turned in opinion; changeable; variable; unsteady; inconstant; as, a versatile disposition.

Versatileadjective

Turning with ease from one thing to another; readily applied to a new task, or to various subjects; many-sided; as, versatile genius; a versatile politician.

‘Conspicuous among the youths of high promise . . . was the quick and versatile [Charles] Montagu.’;

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Versatileadjective

Capable of turning; freely movable; as, a versatile anther, which is fixed at one point to the filament, and hence is very easily turned around; a versatile toe of a bird.

Versatileadjective

(used of persons) having many skills

Versatileadjective

having great diversity or variety;

‘his various achievements are impressive’; ‘his vast and versatile erudition’;

Versatileadjective

changeable or inconstant;

‘versatile moods’;

Versatileadjective

competent in many areas and able to turn with ease from one thing to another;

‘a versatile writer’;

Versatileadjective

able to move freely in all directions;

‘an owl's versatile toe can move backward and forward’; ‘an insect's versatile antennae can move up and down or laterally’; ‘a versatile anther of a flower moves freely in the wind’;

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Versatileadjective

able to adapt or be adapted to many different functions or activities

‘a versatile sewing machine’; ‘he was versatile enough to play on either wing’;

Versatileadjective

changeable; inconstant.

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