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Synonyms for fickle
ˈfɪk əl

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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"

    Synonyms:
    volatile, quicksilver(a), explosive, mercurial, erratic

    Antonyms:
    constant, unchangeable

  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"

    Antonyms:
    unchangeable, constant

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fickle

    Synonyms:
    capricious, faithless, false, unfaithful, untrue, untrustworthy, wavering

    Antonyms:
    devoted, faithful, firm, incorruptible, loyal, stanch, sure, true, trustworthy, trusty, unwavering

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fickle

    Synonyms:
    fanciful, fitful, capricious, irresolute, changeable, vacillating, mutable, unreliable, veering, shifting, variable, restless, inconstant, unstable

    Antonyms:
    sober, orderly, reliable, well-regulated, calculable, trustworthy, steady, uniform

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fickle(a.)

    Synonyms:
    wavering, inconstant, unsteady, unstable, variable, vacillating, volatile, changeable, fitful, irresolute, unsettled, capricious, not steady, not steadfast, like a weather-cock

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fickle(a)

    Synonyms:
    vacillating, volatile, mercurial, irresolute, fitful, capricious, unstable, inconstant, variable, wavering

    Antonyms:
    constant, unwavering, steadfast, resolute

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    lunatic, moody, mercurial

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How to use fickle in a sentence?

  1. Omar Khayyam:

    Lament not Fortune?s mutability, And seize her fickle favours ere they flee; If others never mourned departed bliss, How should a turn of Fortune come to thee?

  2. Thomas Sanderson:

    IS has learned that you don't want to be reliant on too many outside sources, donors are fickle and subject to pressure and (IS) wants to be in control.

  3. Niccolo Machiavelli, The Prince:

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

  4. Andre Bakhos:

    There looks to be like a little relief bounce this morning as we move into the last two weeks of the year, it's a fickle market. All you have to do is look at what we've done for the year and whatever you're going to see today, there's lower confidence in the direction of any move.

  5. Gina Chang:

    Trump is fickle ... will the shift of orders continue in 2020? we need to wait and see.


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