Fickle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɪkl|  American pronunciation of the word fickle
Brit.  |ˈfɪk(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word fickle

adjective

- marked by erratic changeableness in affections or attachments(syn: volatile)

fickle friends

- liable to sudden unpredictable change(syn: erratic, mercurial, quicksilver)

fickle weather

Examples

He blames poor sales on fickle consumers.

...a fickle friendship that was on and off over the years...

the fickle and mutable nature of truth

Word forms

adjective
comparative: fickler
superlative: ficklest
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