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noun
Changeableness  n.  The quality of being changeable; fickleness; inconstancy; mutability.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Changeableness" Quotes from Famous Books



... great similarity, in the humors of those who had been treated, and a fine natural docility in responding to the medicine; in whatever remedy it was applied to them. For they have not the great rebelliousness and changeableness of the Europeans, because of the infinite combinations made in them by the four humors. The cause of this is the similarity and lack of variety in the food that they use and which their ancestors used, which go to make up ...
— The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 - Volume 40 of 55 • Francisco Colin

... bounds as a beast of prey. Awe and fear are the sentiments it inspires; in Aryan tongues its synonyms are the desert and the night.[194-1] It produces an impression of immensity, infinity, formlessness, and barren changeableness, well suited to a notion of chaos. It is sterile, receiving all things, producing nothing. Hence the necessity of a creative power to act upon it, as it were to impregnate its barren germs. Some cosmogonies find this in one, some in another personification of divinity. ...
— The Myths of the New World - A Treatise on the Symbolism and Mythology of the Red Race of America • Daniel G. Brinton



Words linked to "Changeableness" :   variableness, shiftiness, mutableness, commutability, exchangeability, changeable, fungibility, interchangeability, inconstancy, quality, mutability, fluidness, changeful, changefulness, fluidity, changeability, unchangeable, progressivity, transmutability, reversibility, changelessness, interchangeableness, variance



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