To save this word, you'll need to log in. Olsen , Natural History , May Linemen have to be nimble, corners physical and linebackers versatile. They consist of meat, poultry, fish, or vegetables such as okra and eggplant slow-cooked in an aromatic broth of vinegar or coconut milk, garlic, black pepper, bay leaves, and, sometimes, soy sauce until virtually all the liquid has evaporated. Cunningham , Science News , 15 Oct. A pocketknife is a versatile tool.
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You being a jock and being in this Glee Club does not make you versatile. It is going there. How about you, son? Capable of being turned round. Liable to be turned in opinion; changeable; variable; unsteady; inconstant; as, a versatile disposition. Turning with ease from one thing to another; readily applied to a new task, or to various subjects; many-sided; as, versatile genius; a versatile politician.
Since Westlake was as prolific as he was versatile , this all took a while. Served in lieu of morning pancakes or bread at supper, ployes are nothing if not versatile. The former stand-up comedian has evolved into one of the most versatile entertainers in showbiz. On YouTube, Letterman was no match for his spry, versatile competition. My versatile mind turns to the seven years of judicious Badness. And now we begged to be allowed to visit the atelier, where the versatile artist worked out his pictures. She was sole sovereign of all the Russias, at liberty to indulge any caprice that entered her versatile brain. Unluckily for Athens, Socrates was not able to instil strong principles of virtue into the mind of the versatile Alcibiades. It is to be remembered that Mr.