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    • UK Pronunciation
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    • /ˈfɪk.əl.nəs/
    • /ˈfɪkl.nəs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /ˈfɪk.əl.nəs/

Definitions of fickleness word

  • noun fickleness Changeability, especially as regards one's loyalties or affections. 1
  • noun fickleness The quality of being fickle. 0

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fickleness popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 97% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 54% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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Synonyms for fickleness

noun fickleness

  • indecisiveness — characterized by indecision, as persons; irresolute; undecided.
  • changeability — liable to change or to be changed; variable.
  • capriciousness — subject to, led by, or indicative of a sudden, odd notion or unpredictable change; erratic: He's such a capricious boss I never know how he'll react.
  • vacillation — an act or instance of vacillating.
  • inconstancy — not constant; changeable; fickle; variable: an inconstant friend.

Antonyms for fickleness

noun fickleness

  • constancy — Constancy is the quality of staying the same even though other things change.
  • normality — conforming to the standard or the common type; usual; not abnormal; regular; natural.
  • constant — You use constant to describe something that happens all the time or is always there.
  • dependability — software reliability
  • steadfastness — fixed in direction; steadily directed: a steadfast gaze.

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