What does the word miscellaneous mean?

    Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Consisting of several kinds; variously mixed.

Usage examples for miscellaneous

  1. An old resident in North Westmorland not long ago recalled very vividly the scenes to be witnessed, and confirmed the accuracy of the following description from Mr. Speight's volume: In the old pack- horse days it was a sight worth remembering to witness the procession of men and horses with miscellaneous goods, making their way out of the Yorkshire dales, to Kirkby Stephen and the north. – Bygone Cumberland and Westmorland by Daniel Scott
  2. After he left Christ's Hospital, he returned home, where he had access to the large miscellaneous library of Mr. Salt. – Charles Lamb by Barry Cornwall
  3. 1 50 Miscellaneous Novels. – The Spiritualists and the Detectives by Allan Pinkerton