noun see fickle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Fickleness — Fic kle*ness, n. The quality of being fickle; instability; inconsonancy. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fickleness — index disloyalty, indecision, infidelity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fickleness — fickle UK US /ˈfɪkl/ adjective ► likely to change suddenly and without warning: »Do Americans know how to invest in fickle markets? »The art market is as fickle and hard to predict as any other. ► likely to change your opinion or your feelings… …   Financial and business terms

  • fickleness — fickle ► ADJECTIVE ▪ changeable, especially as regards one s loyalties. DERIVATIVES fickleness noun. ORIGIN Old English, «deceitful» …   English terms dictionary

  • fickleness — See fickle. * * * …   Universalium

  • fickleness — noun The quality of being fickle …   Wiktionary

  • fickleness — fick·le·ness || fɪklnɪs n. inconsistency, changeableness; lack of constancy in one s affections …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fickleness — n 1. capriciousness, fancifulness, giddiness, facetiousness; changeableness, mutability, moodiness; impulsiveness, impetuosity, erraticalness. 2. indecision, uncertainty, irresolution, wishy washiness. 3. inconstancy, unfaithfulness, disloyalty;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • fickleness — fick·le·ness …   English syllables

  • fickleness — noun unfaithfulness by virtue of being unreliable or treacherous • Syn: ↑faithlessness, ↑falseness, ↑inconstancy • Derivationally related forms: ↑inconstant (for: ↑inconstancy), ↑fickle, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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