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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Changeable. Also: Evaporating quickly. Also: Tending to violence; explosive, as of behavior.

Usage examples (40)
  • The benefit of having transferable skills in such a volatile marketplace is readily apparent.
  • volatile oils
  • volatile stocks
  • Botswana on Thursday expressed concern at what it described as a volatile political situation in Zimbabwe. for more
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