Changeability, especially as regards one’s loyalties or affections: the fickleness of youth
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- They are continuing with a deeply dishonourable and undemocratic tradition of tightening the reins on what is presumed to be the fickleness and irrationality of democratic politics.
- He still remains in touch with his fellow strikers, but the arcs of their career paths say much about the fickleness of the game, the way prospects are outwardly manipulated.
- To some, this indicated a fickleness, a shallowness, an inverted snobbery, an unseemly arrested development.
capriciousness, changeability, variability, volatility, vacillation, fitfulness, irregularity, tendency to blow hot and cold; disloyalty, undependability, inconstancy, instability, unsteadiness, infidelity, unfaithfulness, faithlessness; irresolution, flightiness, giddiness, skittishness, impulsiveness; unpredictability, unpredictableness, randomness