Definition of mutable in English:

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mutable

Pronunciation: /ˈmyo͞odəb(ə)l/

adjective

1Liable to change: the mutable nature of fashion
More example sentences
  • However, the dynamic, mutable nature of open source often results in complexity.
  • It is, without doubt, a very exciting, innovative, constantly changing, hugely mutable and malleable tool.
  • In this fiction the main characters are mutable, changing with the environment.
Synonyms
changeable, variable, varying, fluctuating, shifting, inconsistent, unpredictable, inconstant, fickle, uneven, unstable, protean
literary fluctuant
1.1 literary Inconstant in one’s affections: youth is said to be fickle and mutable

Origin

Late Middle English: from Latin mutabilis, from mutare 'to change'.

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Syllabification: mu·ta·ble

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