vicissitudinous

adjective
vi·​cis·​si·​tu·​di·​nous | \ və-ˌsi-sə-ˈtüd-nəs How to pronounce vicissitudinous (audio) , (ˌ)vī-, -ˈtyüd-; -ˈtü-də-nəs, -ˈtyü- \

Definition of vicissitudinous

: marked by or filled with vicissitudes

First Known Use of vicissitudinous

circa 1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vicissitudinous

Latin vicissitudin-, vicissitudo

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The first known use of vicissitudinous was circa 1846

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“Vicissitudinous.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vicissitudinous. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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