AskDefine | Define changeful

Dictionary Definition

changeful adj : such that alteration is possible; having a marked tendency to change; "changeable behavior"; "changeable moods"; "changeable prices" [syn: changeable] [ant: unchangeable]

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Adjective

  1. In the context of "rare": Changing frequently; very susceptible to change; variable; fickle.
    • 1606, William Shakespeare, Troilus and Cressida, act IV sc iv ln 99.
      When we will tempt the frailty of our powers, presuming on their changeful potency.

References

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  • Webster 1913
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