Changeableness

  • 1 Changeableness — Change a*ble*ness, n. The quality of being changeable; fickleness; inconstancy; mutability. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 changeableness — index incertitude, inconsistency, indecision, irregularity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 Changeableness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Changeableness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 changeableness changeableness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 mutability mutability inconstancy Sgm: N 1 versatility versatility mobility Sgm: N 1 instability instability unstable e …

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  • 4 changeableness — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Variability Nouns 1. changeableness, alterability; mutability, variability; inconstancy, fickleness; inconsistency; versatility; instability, vacillation, irresolution; eccentricity, flightiness,… …

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  • 5 changeableness — noun the quality of being changeable; having a marked tendency to change the changeableness of the weather • Syn: ↑changeability • Ant: ↑changelessness • Derivationally related forms: ↑changeable ( …

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  • 6 changeableness — noun see changeable …

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  • 7 changeableness — See changeability. * * * …

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  • 8 changeableness — noun a) The condition of being changeable. b) The condition of being able to suffer some changes …

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  • 9 changeableness — n. being able to be changed, adaptableness, alterableness …

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  • 10 changeableness — change·able·ness …

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  • 11 changeability — noun the quality of being changeable; having a marked tendency to change the changeableness of the weather • Syn: ↑changeableness • Ant: ↑changelessness (for: ↑changeableness) • D …

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  • 12 Instabilities — Instability In sta*bil i*ty, n.; pl. {Instabilities}. [L. instabilitas: cf. F. instabilit[ e].] [1913 Webster] 1. The quality or condition of being unstable; lack of stability, firmness, or steadiness; liability to give way or to fail;… …

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  • 13 Instability — In sta*bil i*ty, n.; pl. {Instabilities}. [L. instabilitas: cf. F. instabilit[ e].] [1913 Webster] 1. The quality or condition of being unstable; lack of stability, firmness, or steadiness; liability to give way or to fail; insecurity;… …

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  • 14 Preface — • The first part of the Eucharistic prayers in all rites Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Preface     Preface     † …

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  • 15 caprice — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. fancy, humor (See changeableness). II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. whim, vagary, notion, fancy, impulse, eccentricity, crotchet, quirk, freak, whimsy, humor, maggot, megrim, capriciousness, fancifulness,… …

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  • 16 change — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Alteration Nouns 1. change, alteration, mutation, permutation, variation, modification, modulation, innovation, metastasis; transition; menopause; deviation, flux, turn; shift; diversion, break; reform,… …

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  • 17 Transientness — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Short duration. < N PARAG:Transientness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 transience transience transientness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 evanescence evanescence impermanence fugacity caducity mortality span Sgm: N 1 …

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  • 18 Change — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Difference at different times. < N PARAG:Change >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 change change alteration mutation permutation variation modification modulation inflexion mood qualification innovation metastasis …

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  • 19 Irresolution — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Irresolution >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 irresolution irresolution infirmity of purpose indecision Sgm: N 1 indetermination indetermination undetermination Sgm: N 1 unsettlement unsettlement Sgm: N 1 uncertainty… …

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  • 20 mobility — (n.) early 15c., capacity for motion, from O.Fr. mobilité changeableness, inconsistency, fickleness, from L. mobilitatem (nom. mobilitas) activity, speed, figuratively changeableness, fickleness, inconstancy, from mobilis (see MOBILE (Cf. mobile) …

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