Varied vs Plethoric - What's the difference?

varied | plethoric |


As adjectives the difference between varied and plethoric

is that varied is diverse or miscellaneous while plethoric is (medicine) suffering from plethora; ruddy in complexion, congested or swollen with blood.

As a verb varied

is (vary).

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

varied

English

Verb

(head)
  • (vary)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • diverse or miscellaneous
  • having been changed or modified
  • variegated
  • Derived terms

    * unvaried * varied thrush

    plethoric

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (medicine) Suffering from plethora; ruddy in complexion, congested or swollen with blood.
  • *1941 , (W Somerset Maugham), Up at the Villa , Vintage 2004, p. 81:
  • *:Harold Atkinson, her host, was a fine handsome grey-haired man, plethoric and somewhat corpulent, with an eye for a pretty woman […].
  • Excessive, overabundant, rife; loosely , abundant, varied.
  • *1982 , (TC Boyle), Water Music , Penguin 2006, p. 161:
  • *:the judges [...] were arranging their robes and coughing into their fists, the ebb and flow of their plethoric wigs like a flock of sheep on the run.