Fickle

  • 141flighty — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. light headed; scatter brained, capricious, frivolous. See inattention, insanity. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. capricious, fickle, giddy; see changeable 1 , irresponsible , silly . III (Roget s 3… …

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  • 142giddy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. frivolous, irresponsible; dizzy, flighty, capricious. See insanity, folly. Ant., serious, staid. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Fickle] Syn. unsettled, capricious, inconstant; see changeable 1 . 2.… …

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  • 143irresolute — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. infirm of purpose, of two minds, halfhearted; dubious, undecided, unresolved, undetermined; hesitating, on the fence; at a loss; vacillating, unsteady, changeable, fickle, capricious, volatile; weak …

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  • 144unfaithful — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. disloyal, faithless; adulterous, philandering, cheating, untrue, fickle; inaccurate, untrustworthy. See improbity, wrong. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Not faithful] Syn. false, untrue, deceitful,… …

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  • 145unreliable — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. untrustworthy, irresponsible, unstable, treacherous, inconstant; unsure, uncertain, fallible. See improbity, changeableness, doubt. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Not reliable; said of persons ] Syn.… …

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  • 146inconsistent — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Incompatible] Syn. contradictory, discrepant, at variance; see incompatible , incongruous 1 . 2. [Changeable] Syn. self contradictory, erratic, variable; see changeable 1 , 2 , irregular 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) …

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  • 147mercurial — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. variable, fluctuating, inconstant; see changeable 1 , 2 , irregular 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) a. [mur KYOOR ee ul] quick or quick to change, volatile. She was known for her fickle, mercurial… …

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  • 148unpredictable — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. random, inconstant, variable; see changeable 1 , 2 , irregular 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. unforeseeable, *iffy, left to chance, impossible to predict, uncertain, unsure, *up in the air, random, changeable,… …

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  • 149Caprice — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Caprice >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 caprice caprice fancy humor Sgm: N 1 whim whim whimsey whimwham Sgm: N 1 crotchet crotchet capriccio quirk freak maggot …

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  • 150maiths — (maid ) (*) [akin to Eng mad, Ger meiden, avoid] : fickle. Deriv. maidjan change, maithms present. Comp. gamaiths fickle, inmaidjan change, inmaideins change …

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  • 151inconstant — (adj.) c.1400, fickle, not steadfast, from M.Fr. inconstant (late 14c.), from L. inconstantem (nom. inconstans) changeable, fickle, capricious, from in not, opposite of, without (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + constantem (see CONSTANT (Cf. constant)).… …

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  • 152mob — {{11}}mob (n.) 1680s, disorderly part of the population, rabble, slang shortening of mobile, mobility common people, populace, rabble (1670s, probably with a conscious play on nobility), from L. mobile vulgus fickle common people (the phrase… …

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  • 153wench — late 13c., wenche girl or young woman, shortened from wenchel child (12c.), from O.E. wencel, probably related to wancol unsteady, fickle, weak, and cognate with O.N. vakr child, weak person, O.H.G. wanchal fickle. The word degenerated through… …

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  • 154act\ of\ God — • act of God • fickle finger of fate • the fickle finger of fate noun An occurrence (usually some sort of catastrophe) for which the people affected are not responsible; said of earthquakes, floods, etc. Hurricane Andrew destroyed many houses in… …

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  • 155εὐμετάγνωτον — εὐμετάγνωτος fickle masc/fem acc sg εὐμετάγνωτος fickle neut nom/voc/acc sg …

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  • 156constant — [adj1] fixed connected, consistent, continual, equable, even, firm, habitual, homogeneous, immutable, invariable, like the Rock of Gibralter*, monochrome, monophonic, monotonous, nonstop, of a piece, permanent, perpetual, regular, regularized,… …

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  • 157mob — [17] Mob is famous as one of the then new ‘slang’ abbreviations against which Joseph Addison and Jonathan Swift inveighed at the beginning of the 18th century (others included pozz for positively and rep for reputation). Mob was short for mobile …

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  • 158Mas du Pairois — (Bagnols en Forêt,Франция) Категория отеля: 4 звездочный отель Адрес: 83600 Bagnols e …

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  • 159-le — 1. suffix forming nouns, esp.: 1 names of appliances or instruments (handle; thimble). 2 names of animals and plants (beetle; thistle). Usage: The suffix has ceased to be syllabic in fowl, snail, stile. Etymology: ult. from or repr. OE el etc. f …

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  • 160volage — vōˈlazh adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin volaticus flying, volatile, fickle, from volatus (past participle of volare to fly) + icus ic : flighty, giddy, fickle …

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