As adjectives the difference between various and multifarious
is that various
is having a broad range (of different elements) while multifarious
is having multiplicity; having great diversity or variety; of various kinds; diversified; made up of many differing parts; manifold.
As a determiner various
is more than one indeterminate thing.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
More than one (of an indeterminate set of things).
- Various books have been taken.
- There are various ways to fix the problem.
- You have broken various of the rules.
Having a broad range (of different elements).
- The reasons are various .
Having multiplicity; having great diversity or variety; of various kinds; diversified; made up of many differing parts; manifold.
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(legal, of lawsuits) in which a party or a cause of action has been improperly or wrongfully joined together in the same suit, as in a misjoinder.
- It is divided into parts that are too small and multifarious .
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