1. [ adjective ] capable of or tending to change in form or quality or nature
Synonyms: mutable

"a mutable substance" "the mutable ways of fortune" "mutable weather patterns" "a mutable foreign policy"

Related terms: immutable
2. [ adjective ] varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles
Synonyms: iridescent shot chatoyant

"changeable taffeta" "chatoyant (or shot) silk" "a dragonfly hovered, vibrating and iridescent"

Related terms: colorful
3. [ adjective ] subject to change
Synonyms: unsettled uncertain

"a changeable climate" "the weather is uncertain" "unsettled weather with rain and hail and sunshine coming one right after the other"

Related terms: variable
4. [ adjective ] such that alteration is possible; having a marked tendency to change
Synonyms: changeful

"changeable behavior" "changeable moods" "changeable prices"

Related terms: unchangeable erratic distortable fluid jittering astatic open-ended adjustable reversible quick-change checkered volatile open-ended kaleidoscopic fluid mobile exchangeable inconstant changeableness
Similar spelling:   changeful