What does the word fickle mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Fickleness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Inconstant; changeful; capricious.

Usage examples for fickle

  1. In a day one may learn the fickle nature of the woman one is foolish enough to love. – With Edge Tools by Hobart Chatfield-Taylor
  2. " Have the dice proved fickle, my lord, and are you for the jewellers' shops on the bridge to fill your purse again? – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  3. Rosy Posy was supposed to be an orphan child, who lived with one family or the other in turn, as suited her somewhat fickle fancy. – Marjorie's Busy Days by Carolyn Wells