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Definition 1: such that alteration is possible; having a marked tendency to change - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where changeable or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • changeable behavior
  • changeable moods
  • changeable prices

Synonyms for changeable in the sense of this definition

(changeable is similar to ...) continually shifting or rapidly changing

(changeable is similar to ...) capable of assuming or producing either of two states

"a reversible chemical reaction" "a reversible cell"

(changeable is similar to ...) of a liquid substance that dries quickly

(changeable is similar to ...) adept at changing from one thing to another especially changing costumes

"a quick-change artist"

(changeable is similar to ...) allowing for future changes or revisions

"open-ended agreements"

(changeable is similar to ...) tending to undergo genetic mutuation

"It is likely, too, that the chromosomes of all eubacteria are as mutable as that of E. coli"

(changeable is similar to ...) capable of changing quickly from one state or condition to another

"a highly mobile face"

(changeable is similar to ...) undergoing small rapid variations

(changeable is similar to ...) affording change (especially in social status)

"Britain is not a truly fluid society" "upwardly mobile"

(changeable is similar to ...) subject to change; variable

"a fluid situation fraught with uncertainty" "everything was unstable following the coup"

(changeable is similar to ...) liable to sudden unpredictable change

"erratic behavior" "fickle weather" "mercurial twists of temperament" "a quicksilver character, cool and willful at one moment, utterly fragile the next"

(changeable is similar to ...) capable of having the meaning altered or twisted

"our words are distortable things--as in a crooked mirror held up to nature"

(changeable is similar to ...) marked by changeable fortune

"a checkered business career"

(changeable is similar to ...) not static or stable

(changeable is similar to ...) capable of being regulated

"adjustable interest rates"

(changeable is similar to ...) tending to vary often or widely

"volatile stocks" "volatile emotions"

(means also ...) likely to change frequently often without apparent or cogent reason; variable

"inconstant affections" "an inconstant lover" "swear not by...the inconstant moon"

(means also ...) suitable to be exchanged

(... are attributes of changeable) the quality of being changeable; having a marked tendency to change

"the changeableness of the weather"

Definition 2: capable of or tending to change in form or quality or nature - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where changeable or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a mutable substance
  • mutable weather patterns
  • a mutable foreign policy

Synonyms for changeable in the sense of this definition

Definition 3: varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where changeable or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • changeable taffeta
  • chatoyant (or shot) silk
  • a dragonfly hovered, vibrating and iridescent

Synonyms for changeable in the sense of this definition

(changeable is similar to ...) having much or varied color

"colorful autumn leaves"

Definition 4: subject to change - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where changeable or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a changeable climate
  • the weather is uncertain
  • unsettled weather with rain and hail and sunshine coming one right after the other

Synonyms for changeable in the sense of this definition

(changeable is similar to ...) liable to or capable of change

"rainfall in the tropics is notoriously variable" "variable winds" "variable expenses"

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