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changeable

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adjective change·able \ˈchān-jə-bəl\

Simple Definition of changeable

  • : able to change or to be changed

  • : changing often or suddenly

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of changeable

  1. :  capable of change: as a :  able or apt to vary <changeable weather> b :  subject to change :  alterable <changeable plans> c :  fickle <a person changeable in his moods>

changeability

play \ˌchān-jə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

changeableness

play \ˈchān-jə-bəl-nəs\ noun

changeably

play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of changeable in a sentence

  1. The terms of this contract are easily changeable.

  2. <an easily changeable color scheme for the nursery>



13th Century

First Known Use of changeable

13th century


CHANGEABLE Defined for Kids

changeable

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adjective change·able \ˈchān-jə-bəl\

Definition of changeable for Students

  1. :  able or likely to become different <changeable weather>





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