What does the word manifold mean?

Usage examples for manifold

  1. 78 Would that the structure brave, the manifold music I build vii. – A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.) by Mrs. Sutherland Orr
  2. In the last poem the city, after piteously lamenting her manifold sorrows, v. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  3. We will certainly pray that he may fully avail himself of the manifold opportunities that now lie before him of spreading the knowledge of the Cause in hitherto closed and conservative circles, and of thus drawing to it the attention of thoughtful and responsible people throughout Britain. – Unfolding Destiny by Shoghi Effendi