Sundry

[s_ˈʌ_n_d_ɹ_ɪ], [sˈʌndɹɪ], [sˈʌndɹɪ]

Definitions of sundry:

  1.   Separate: more than one or two: several: divers.
  2.   Various small articles.
  3.   miscellaneous unspecified objects; " the trunk was full of stuff"
  4.   Several; divers; more than one or two; various.
  5.   Various; several.
  6.   More than one or two; several; divers.
  7.   SUNDRIES.
  8.   More than one or two; several.
  9.   Several; divers.
  10.   Sundry articles or accounts.
  11.   consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds ( even to the point of incongruity); " an arrangement of assorted spring flowers"; " assorted sizes"; " miscellaneous accessories"; " a mixed program of baroque and contemporary music"; " a motley crew"; " sundry sciences commonly known as social"- I. A. Richards
  12.   Separate; diverse.
  13.   miscellaneous unspecified artifacts; " the trunk was full of stuff"

Antonyms for sundry:

equal, identical, duplicate, even, homogenous, same, coequal, homogeneous, indistinguishable.


Usage examples for sundry:

  1. Now that he found they knew, sundry small incidents, unnoticed at the time, came crowding back to his memory. ” – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. Beneath one of these noble trees, some years after the arrival of the hapless Mary Stuart, a party of children were playing, much to the amusement of an audience of which they were utterly unaware, namely, of sundry members of a deer- hunting party; a lady and gentleman who, having become separated from the rest, were standing in the deep bracken, which rose nearly as high as their heads, and were further sheltered by a rock, looking and listening. ” – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  3. Bury your disappointment in your heart, do not even tell Denas- girls talk to their mothers and mothers talk to all and sundry – A Singer from the Sea by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  4. Besides the two great divisions we have just mentioned, the Kalmucks are also distinguished into various oulousses, or hordes, belonging to sundry princes. ” – Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
  5. “ Reivers halted and made sundry enquiries. ” – The Snow-Burner by Henry Oyen
  6. Upon sundry occasions the young ladies from Miss Twettenham's came over to spend the day, when Grey would be treated by Miss Rosebury with affectionate solicitude, and Helen with a grave courtesy that never seemed to alter unless for the parties concerned to grow more distant. ” – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  7. Then sundry horns began to sound, and drums to beat. ” – The Life and Adventures of Maj. Roger Sherman Potter by "Pheleg Van Trusedale" A pseudonym for Francis Colburn Adams
  8. Favourable for saying several things and making sundry arrangements; only that just then was not the time that would do. ” – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  9. Joseph saw he was ill- received; and as he had always sundry reproaches to make himself with reference to all persons whom he addressed, and as many resources in his mind for getting out of the difficulty, he fancied that they had discovered the object of his visit, and felt that he should not select a moment of ill humor for preparing the way to friendship. ” – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  10. Sundry little creatures of various kinds in the neighbourhood, hearing the gurr, presented their tails to the sky and dived into their little holes with incredible rapidity. ” – The Settler and the Savage by R.M. Ballantyne
  11. “ Betto tried in vain to recall him to outward surroundings by clattering her china and by sundry h'ms" and coughs, but Cardo still remained buried in thought and jingling his money in his pocket. ” – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine
  12. He had letters of introduction from sundry persons who wished to get rid of him to sundry others who had no desire to assist in any way. ” – Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories by Henry Seton Merriman
  13. But there are sundry things which you will have to treat about yet. ” – The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright
  14. On the 27th of November the President issued a proclamation calling upon all good citizens to seize " sundry persons" who were charged with setting on foot a military expedition against Spain. ” – John Marshall and the Constitution A Chronicle of the Supreme Court, Volume 16 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Edward S. Corwin
  15. The midst of the hill is shaded with chestnut trees, and others bearing sundry fruits. ” – The Earth as Modified by Human Action by George P. Marsh
  16. Public Special Sundry Military. ” – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  17. Sundry treaties have been negotiated, which will in due time be submitted for the constitutional action of the Senate. ” – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  18. “ Mr. Aram also remained, giving them sundry little instructions in a low voice as to the manner in which they should go home and return the next morning,- telling them the hour at which they must start, and promising that he would meet them at the door of the court. ” – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  19. Then Flora came up with a man whom they called " Doctor," and who gave his sundry little pills and powders dissolved in water, after which they all went out and left her there with Jessie who had been crying, and whose soft little hands felt so cool on her hot head, and whose kisses on her lips made the tears start, and brought a thought of Guy, making her ask, " if he was at the funeral." ” – Aikenside by Mary J. Holmes
  20. “ A pair of snow- shoes lay in a corner, and sundry articles of clothing were hanging on nails. ” – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild

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