Definition of Diversifying:
Yet Scot was only a Kentish country gentleman, who gave himself up solely, says Wood, to solid reading and the perusal of obscure but neglected authors, diversifying his studies with agriculture, and so producing the first extant treatise on hops.- "Books Condemned to be Burnt", James Anson Farrer.
Two or three dozen were caught in a few minutes, and at last we began to get quite exhausted; and Mr Russ proposed going up to the house for his new fly- rod, by way of diversifying the sport, and rendering it more scientific.- "Hudson Bay", R.M. Ballantyne.
- "The Doctor's Family", Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant.