What is another word for diffusely?

Pronunciation: [dɪfjˈuːzli] (IPA)

There are various synonyms for the word "diffusely." These synonyms include dispersedly, broadly, scatteredly, sporadically, ramblingly, extensively, widely, meanderingly, vagrantly, and erratically. All of these words convey the idea of something being spread out or scattered, as opposed to being concentrated in one place or neatly organized. These synonyms can be used in various contexts, such as describing the distribution of light in a room, the scattering of information through a conversation, or even the way an artist paints to create a sense of space and depth. Using different synonyms can help writers add variety and nuance to their language.

What are the hypernyms for Diffusely?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the opposite words for diffusely?

Diffusely means spread out or scattered widely. The antonyms for this word are concentrated, focused, or narrowly. These words indicate a tightened, specific, or directed focus. Concentrated refers to something that is focused in one area instead of being scattered widely. Focused means devoting attention and energy to a particular issue, idea, or task. Narrowly means restricted or limited in scope, extent or outlook. These terms are the opposite of diffusely, showing that something is narrowly focused or directed. It's important to understand the antonyms of a word, to fully comprehend its meaning and to use it accurately within various contexts.

What are the antonyms for Diffusely?

Usage examples for Diffusely

In 1785 a contemporary noted that "the General is remarked for writing a most elegant letter," adding that, "like the famous Addison, his writing excells his speaking," and Jefferson said that "he wrote readily, rather diffusely, in an easy and correct style.
"The True George Washington [10th Ed.]"
Paul Leicester Ford
Love such as lovers felt, and that between parents and children; between light and plants; how the sunbeams kissed the ground, and how thereby the seeds sprouted forth-it was all so diffusely and learnedly expounded, that it was impossible for the stork-father to follow the discourse, much less to repeat it.
"The Sand-Hills of Jutland"
Hans Christian Andersen
But so awkwardly and diffusely is the Oracle reported to us that we cannot doubt that, whatever its original form was, this has been considerably expanded.
George Adam Smith

Famous quotes with Diffusely

  • The self... is not an organic thing that has a specific location, whose fundamental fate is to be born, to mature, to die; it is a dramatic effect arising diffusely from a scene that is presented.
    Erving Goffman

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