AskDefine | Define multifaceted

Dictionary Definition

multifaceted adj : having many aspects; "a many-sided subject"; "a multifaceted undertaking"; "multifarious interests"; "the multifarious noise of a great city" [syn: many-sided, multifarious]

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English

Etymology

From multi- + facet + -ed.

Adjective

  1. Having multiple facets.
    The diamond had a multifaceted cut.
  2. Having many aspects; nuanced or diverse.
    Joanne was a multifaceted individual; she knew how to bargain both with Wall Street brokers and push-cart vendors.

Translations

having multiple facets
having many aspects

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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