adjective change·able \ˈchān-jə-bəl\

: able to change or to be changed

: changing often or suddenly

Full Definition of CHANGEABLE

:  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>
change·abil·i·ty \ˌchān-jə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
change·able·ness \ˈchān-jə-bəl-nəs\ noun
change·ably \-blē\ adverb

Examples of CHANGEABLE

  1. The terms of this contract are easily changeable.
  2. <an easily changeable color scheme for the nursery>

First Known Use of CHANGEABLE

13th century
CHANGEABLY Defined for Kids


adjective change·able \ˈchān-jə-bəl\

Definition of CHANGEABLE for Kids

:  able or likely to become different <changeable weather>


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