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also: varies, varying, varied
American English: /ˈvɛri/
British English: /ˈvɛːri/

Translation of vary in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (change, fluctuate) the price varies from week to week
    el precio varía de una semana a la otra
    the temperature varies between 45° and 47°
    la temperatura oscila entre 45° y 47°
    the routine never varies
    la rutina nunca cambia
    when do you finish work? — it varies
    ¿cuándo sales del trabajo? — depende
    Example sentences
    • Prices vary greatly depending on the time of year and type of accommodation.
    • The German mortgage market is quite fragmented and interest rates vary according to the type of mortgage lender.
    • When they do become evident, symptoms vary according to the type and location of the aneurysm.
    Example sentences
    • Diving conditions vary, but the best visibility occurs early in the season before the plankton blooms of late summer.
    • The diving in the Sea of Cortez is unlike that anywhere else in the world because the conditions can vary so greatly from day to day.
    • Weather conditions during January have varied between Arctic and monsoon but the course has stood up well and all competitions are on schedule with no backlog.
  • 2 (differ)
    showing daily, times vary
    espectáculos todos los días, horario variable
    opinions on the subject vary
    hay diversas opiniones al respecto
    reactions varied enormously
    las reacciones fueron muy variadas or diversas
  • 3 (diverge)to vary from something
    desviarse or apartarse de algo
  • 4
    also: varying present participle
    with varying degrees of success
    con mayor o menor éxito

transitive verb

  • (routine)
    dar variedad a
    Example sentences
    • However, the news agency can send different messages by varying the order.
    • I'll wear each dress time and again, varying the look with different accessories.
    • As a nice touch, Zoch includes two cork balls with different diameters which varies the skill level of the game significantly.
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