What does fickle mean?

Definitions for fickle
ˈfɪk əlfick·le

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fickle, volatile(adj)

    marked by erratic changeableness in affections or attachments

    "fickle friends"; "a flirt's volatile affections"

  2. erratic, fickle, mercurial, quicksilver(a)(adj)

    liable to sudden unpredictable change

    "erratic behavior"; "fickle weather"; "mercurial twists of temperament"; "a quicksilver character, cool and willful at one moment, utterly fragile the next"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fickle(adj)

    not fixed or firm; liable to change; unstable; of a changeable mind; not firm in opinion or purpose; inconstant; capricious; as, Fortune's fickle wheel

Freebase

  1. Fickle

    Fickle is an unincorporated town in Washington Township, Clinton County, Indiana.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fickle

    fik′l, adj. inconstant: changeable.—n. Fick′leness. [A.S. ficol; gefic, fraud.]

How to pronounce fickle?

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How to say fickle in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fickle in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fickle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of fickle in a Sentence

  1. Emily Dickinson:

    Fame is a fickle food upon a shifting plate.

  2. Meenakshi Bhanja:

    Public memory is fickle, has anything changed in India? I am sorry to say, no.

  3. Meenakshi Bhanja:

    Public memory is fickle, has anything changed in India ? I am sorry to say,' no,'.

  4. Paul Dergarabedian:

    As unpredictable and fickle as young adults are, so are the performances of films that target that audience.

  5. Niccolo Machiavelli, The Prince:

    ...people are by nature fickle, and it is easy to persuade them of something, but difficult to keep them persuaded.

Images & Illustrations of fickle

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