Make or become different
A place where merchants met to do business
this could change the face of television
A deceptively slow pitch intended to throw off the batter’s timing
(In marching) alter one’s step so that the opposite leg marks time
Move from one system or situation to another
A mechanism which changes gear on a motor vehicle
The time of greatest activity in a mercantile exchange; the exchange itself at such a time.
A final metamorphosis; specifically death or (in some religious contexts) resurrection viewed as the final stage in a person's passage through time.
The replacement of oil in an engine
A profound or notable transformation
A change in a person’s physical sexual characteristics, typically by surgery and hormone treatment
(In business or politics) a significant change in policy or attitude, especially one that results in an improvement or increase
Blanch or flush
(Of a business or building) pass to a different owner
Exchange places or roles
A small strapless purse used for carrying money
A small or insignificant amount of money
A slow pitch used as a changeup, in which a pitcher bends the forefinger into the thumb before throwing the ball from the palm.
A change in colour; (Zoology) the alteration in the colour of an animal's coat, skin, plumage, etc., either for camouflage (especially in response to change in the surroundings) or as a signal to others (e.g. as a warning, a cue for mating, etc.).
A spatial transition from one facies to another.
A movement in riding in which the leading leg at the canter is changed without breaking gait while the horse is in the air
Adopt a different approach to a situation or task
= phase shift.
= loose change.
= presto changeo.
A rapid change of costume made by an actor during a performance in order to play a different part; usually (hyphenated) attributive (also in extended use).
To change clothes rapidly; to perform a ‘quick change’.
A swift and efficient method of changing gear; a gear change effected by this method.
A facility on a gearbox which enables shifting between several discrete ranges of gears; also attributive.
The replacement of one administration or government by another, especially by means of military force
A change of the scenery on a theatre stage (or of the setting represented by this), usually marking the beginning of a new unit of action; (also) a move from one setting or unit of action to another in a film, television programme, etc.
Coins of low value
A change in the customs, institutions, or culture of a society, especially due to ideological or technological factors; also as a mass noun.
check your pockets for small change
Contrary to how things usually happen; for variety
The ringing of sets of church bells or handbells in a constantly varying order
A change in global or regional climate patterns, in particular a change apparent from the mid to late 20th century onwards and attributed largely to the increased levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide produced by the use of fossil fuels
= climate change.
Any change in the order of the genes along a chromosome.
The management of change and development within a business or similar organization
A change from what one is used to
Used to express resigned acknowledgment of the fundamental immutability of human nature and institutions
(In early theories of transformational generative grammar) a change in syntactic structure resulting from the application of a transformational rule.
An establishment at which customers can exchange foreign money
Adopt a different opinion or plan
Begin talking about something different, especially to avoid embarrassment or the divulgence of confidences
Express a different opinion or behave in a different way
A move to different surroundings