Role vs Multirole - What's the difference?

role | multirole |


As a noun role

is a character or part played by a performer or actor.

As an adjective multirole is

pertaining to, or serving in, many roles.

role

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • * 2012 , Stephen MacLean, A cheer for constitutional monarchy's restraint on government] , [[w:Adam Smith Institute, Adam Smith Institute]:
  • As the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations wind down, it may be well to reflect on an aspect of public choice theory which supports constitutional monarchy — principally its rôle as a brake upon self-aggrandising politicians.

    Anagrams

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    multirole

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Pertaining to, or serving in, many roles.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2007, date=February 7, author=Saritha Rai, title=U.S. Military Contractors Seek Deals at Bangalore Air Show, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=As part of its marketing effort, Boeing has brought in two multirole combat F/A-18 Super Hornet aircraft, a Chinook helicopter and the C-17 transport aircraft to show potential buyers. }}

    Synonyms

    * multifunctional