Antonyms for multiple

Grammar : Adj
Spell : muhl-tuh-puh l
Phonetic Transcription : ˈmʌl tə pəl

Definition of multiple

Origin :
  • 1640s, "involving many parts," from French multiple (14c.), from Late Latin multiplus "manifold," from Latin multi- "many, much" (see multi-) + -plus "-fold," (see -fold). The noun is from 1680s, in mathematics, from the adjective. Multiple choice as a type of question attested from 1828. Multiple exposure first recorded 1923.
  • adj diversified
Example sentences :
  • They were going to fight Pippin's multiple shops and beat them.
  • Extract from : « The Foolish Lovers » by St. John G. Ervine
  • There is such a thing as multiple personality, and there is also multiple nationality.
  • Extract from : « Mountain Meditations » by L. Lind-af-Hageby
  • This earth is made too subtly, of too multiple warp and woof, for prophecy.
  • Extract from : « Another Sheaf » by John Galsworthy
  • Books of multiple authorship often possess too wide a diversity of viewpoints.
  • Extract from : « College Teaching » by Paul Klapper
  • He has abandoned the single hypothesis for the multiple hypothesis.
  • Extract from : « The Frontier in American History » by Frederick Jackson Turner
  • This does not mean that families can combine easily in multiple households.
  • Extract from : « The Family and it's Members » by Anna Garlin Spencer
  • Not that I got any inkling of the conception of a multiple world.
  • Extract from : « The Promised Land » by Mary Antin
  • And no one was more alive than I to the multiple significance of the daily drama.
  • Extract from : « The Promised Land » by Mary Antin
  • Show that the law of multiple proportion holds in this case.
  • Extract from : « An Elementary Study of Chemistry » by William McPherson
  • Show that the Law of Multiple proportion holds in this case.
  • Extract from : « The Fulfilment of a Dream of Pastor Hsi's » by A. Mildred Cable

Synonyms for multiple

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