vary

From Wiktionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
vary

Third-person singular
varies

Past tense
varied

Past participle
varied

Present participle
varying

  1. (transitive & intransitive) If something varies, it is not always the same.
    The summer temperature in Toronto can vary from 12 degrees at night to over 30 degrees during the day.
    "Do you enjoy your job?" "You know, it varies. Some days are good..."
    Teachers sometimes need to vary the order and manner in which things are taught and learnt.

Related words[change]