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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Constant change as a natural process. Also: A surprising and complete change.

Usage examples (33)
  • We can count on the vicissitude of the seasons throughout the year.
  • And indeed this vicissitude of things is very pernicious.
  • Every grief hath that opportunity of cure; every joy that peril of vicissitude.
  • Etruria, and kept her independence through every vicissitude until for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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