Usage examples for varies

  1. The cost of reading a given news item varies by online service. – The Online World by Odd de Presno
  2. The ground- colour, which varies very little in shade, is a delicate pale, slightly greenish blue, almost precisely the same colour as that of Trochalopterum erythrocephalum. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  3. That style varies in pitch and tone according to the subject treated ought to be self- evident. – Essays Æsthetical by George Calvert
  4. The individual establishes a standard of health peculiarly his own, which must vary from all other standards as greatly as his personality varies from others. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  5. The shape of the scales varies in different breeds of wool. – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech
  6. The total rainfall varies from 16 to 30 inches. – The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir by Sir James McCrone Douie
  7. I have to repack stored apples two or three times, losing from one- third to three- fourths of them; it varies with the season and time of picking. – The Apple by Various
  8. The order of serving guests varies in different homes and for different occasions. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  9. The height of the " flying" varies, of course, greatly. – Border and Bastille by George A. Lawrence
  10. Then and there the doctor gave me the information which, matter of course as it is to twentieth- century readers, was surprising enough to me, that no public service or convenience is ever suspended at the present day, whether by day or night, the year round; and that, although the service provided varies in extent, according to the demand, it never varies in quality. – Equality by Edward Bellamy
  11. The situation varies greatly with different countries. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  12. This specific heat varies with the temperature of the water. – Steam, Its Generation and Use by Babcock & Wilcox Co.
  13. I am glad to hear he varies his subjects; his letters might otherwise be monotonous. – Washington Square by Henry James
  14. It is estimated to have an area of from 14 to 16 square feet, and to have a thickness which varies from less than one eighth to more than one fourth of an inch. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  15. For the temper and bent of the soul remains constant, while fortune continually varies; and some new hope might easily rouse to a fresh attempt those whose hatred made them enemies to the last. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  16. In a measure it varies with the department of literature to which the work belongs. – Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism by F. V. N. Painter
  17. What it seems to be is an individual matter, and even in the individual it varies constantly. – Breaking Point by James E. Gunn
  18. The temperature varies enough to give variety, hut not enough in either direction to cause discomfort. – Daybreak: A Romance of an Old World by James Cowan
  19. The bark varies from nearly white to light gray. – The Forests of Mount Rainier National Park by Grenville F. Allen