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changeable

change·a·ble

changeable

 
pronunciation:
cheIn j bl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: capable of changing; likely to change; variable; inconstant; fickle.
synonyms:
alterable, changeful, fickle, inconstant, mutable, skittish, uncertain, unstable, unsteady, variable
antonyms:
constant, invariable, saturnine, set, stable, unchangeable
similar words:
capricious, erratic, fluctuating, inconsistent, mercurial, mobile, protean, temperamental, unpredictable, unreliable, varying, volatile
definition 2: changing in color or appearance, esp. when viewed from different angles, such as some silk; iridescent.
synonyms:
shot
similar words:
iridescent, motley, nacreous, opalescent, parti-colored, prismatic, shimmering
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derivations: changeably (adv.), changeability (n.), changeableness (n.)