Versatility Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Versatility

  1. Franklin, Benjamin (1706–1790) American statesman, inventor, printer, author, scientist. [Am. Hist.: Benét, 366]
  2. George Georges d’Amboise (1460–1510), conjectural eponym of “Let George do it,” made premier and cardinal by Louis XII, who found him capable of any task. [Fr. Hist.: Brewer Dictionary, 392]
  3. jack-of-all-trades epitome of the versatile worker of trades. [Pop. Culture: Misc.]
  4. Jefferson, Thomas (1743–1826) writer of Declaration of Independence; inventor, scholar, president. [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 256–257]
  5. Leonardo da Vinci (1452–1519) painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist, engineer. [Ital. Hist.:NCE, 1561–1562]