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many-sided

[men-ee-sahy-did] /ˈmɛn iˈsaɪ dɪd/
adjective
1.
having many sides.
2.
having many aspects:
a many-sided question.
3.
having many interests, qualities, accomplishments, etc.; versatile:
The typical person of the Renaissance was many-sided.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60
Related forms
many-sidedness, noun
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Examples for many-sided
  • Presidents struggle to get laws through a many-sided legislature.
  • Ingenious as it is, this many-sided presentation cannot go on pleasing everyone for ever.
  • Something more can be done by the resolute effort for a many-sided higher life.
  • He was more dismissive when matters became many-sided or unclear.
  • Those unfamiliar with the book will simply appreciate a stirring, many-sided fable, one that is exceptionally well told.
  • Motivation for language study is a many-sided and often imponderable thing.
  • We need to hear the many-sided opinions, and be grateful that such a microphone exists.
  • Some have already been vigorously used by many-sided users.
British Dictionary definitions for many-sided

many-sided

adjective
1.
having many sides, aspects, etc a many-sided personality
Derived Forms
many-sidedness, noun
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