Divers Definition

dīvərz
adjective
Several; various.
Webster's New World
Diverse.
Webster's New World
1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version), Matthew 4:24.
And his fame went throughout all Syria: and they brought unto him all sick people that were taken with divers diseases and torments, and those which were possessed with devils, and those which were lunatic, and those that had the palsy; and he healed them.
Wiktionary
1919, P. G. Wodehouse, My Man Jeeves.
Shortly after this I had to go out of town. Divers sound sportsmen had invited me to pay visits to their country places, and it wasn't for several months that I settled down in the city again.
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noun

Plural form of diver.

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Synonyms:
  • competitors
  • tankers
  • loons
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Origin of Divers

  • Middle English diverse

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • See diverse

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  • See diver

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