Fickle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

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


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

fickle friends

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

fickle weather


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

comparative: fickler
superlative: ficklest
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