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Meaning of MUTABLE

Pronunciation:  'myootubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  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"
 

MUTABLE is a 7 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: changeable
 
 Antonyms: changeless, immutable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mu"ta*ble\, a. [L. mutabilis, fr. mutare to change. See
{Move}.]
1. Capable of alteration; subject to change; changeable in
   form, qualities, or nature.

         Things of the most accidental and mutable nature.
                                               --South.

2. Changeable; inconstant; unsettled; unstable; fickle.
   ``Most mutable wishes.'' --Byron.

Syn: Changeable; alterable; unstable; unsteady; unsettled;
     wavering; inconstant; variable; fickle.

 
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