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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 change·able /ˈʧenʤəbəl/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Change·a·ble a.
 1. Capable of change; subject to alteration; mutable; variable; fickle; inconstant; as, a changeable humor.
 2. Appearing different, as in color, in different lights, or under different circumstances; as, changeable silk.
 Syn: -- Mutable; alterable; variable; inconstant; fitful; vacillating; capricious; fickle; unstable; unsteady; unsettled; wavering; erratic; giddy; volatile.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: capable of or tending to change in form or quality or
             nature; "a mutable substance"; "the mutable ways of
             fortune"; "mutable weather patterns"; "a mutable
             foreign policy" [syn: mutable] [ant: immutable]
      2: such that alteration is possible; having a marked tendency
         to change; "changeable behavior"; "changeable moods";
         "changeable prices" [syn: changeful] [ant: unchangeable]
      3: subject to change; "a changeable climate"; "the weather is
         uncertain"; "unsettled weather with rain and hail and
         sunshine coming one right after the other" [syn: uncertain,
      4: varying in color when seen in different lights or from
         different angles; "changeable taffeta"; "chatoyant (or
         shot) silk"; "a dragonfly hovered, vibrating and
         iridescent" [syn: chatoyant, iridescent, shot]