chameleon: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ku-mē'lē-un, -mēl'yun), [key]
- any of numerous Old World lizards of the family Chamaeleontidae, characterized by the ability to change the color of their skin, very slow locomotion, and a projectile tongue.
- any of several American lizards capable of changing the color of the skin, esp. Anolis carolinensisof the southeastern U.S.
- a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person.
- chameleon (Thesaurus)