1Liable to change: the mutable nature of fashion
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changeable, variable, varying, fluctuating, shifting, inconsistent, unpredictable, inconstant, uncertain, fluid, erratic, irregular, uneven, unsettled, unstable, unsteady, protean, chameleon-like, chameleonic; capricious, fickle, faithless, flighty, unreliable, undependable, mercurial, volatile
late Middle English: from Latin mutabilis, from mutare 'to change'.
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