changeful

adjective

change·​ful ˈchānj-fəl How to pronounce changeful (audio)
: notably variable : uncertain
changeful times
changefully adverb
changefulness noun

Example Sentences

a confusingly changeful attitude toward his so-called best friend
Recent Examples on the Web Perhaps our fictional aunts vary so much because of their changeful allegiances in the family. New York Times, 2 Feb. 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1590, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of changeful was in 1590

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Cite this Entry

“Changeful.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/changeful. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

changeful

adjective
change·​ful ˈchānj-fəl How to pronounce changeful (audio)
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