changeable

adjective change·able \ ˈchān-jə-bəl \
Updated on: 23 Nov 2017

Definition of changeable

: capable of change: such 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

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First Known Use of changeable

13th century


CHANGEABLE Defined for English Language Learners

changeable

adjective

Definition of changeable for English Language Learners

  • : able to change or to be changed

  • : changing often or suddenly


CHANGEABLE Defined for Kids

changeable

adjective change·able \ ˈchān-jə-bəl \

Definition of changeable for Students

: able or likely to become different
  • changeable weather


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