Synonyms of changing
- 1. change, alter, modify
- usage: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
- 2. change
- usage: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
- 3. change, alter, vary
- usage: become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence; "her mood changes in accordance with the weather"; "The supermarket's selection of vegetables varies according to the season"
- 4. switch, shift, change
- usage: lay aside, abandon, or leave for another; "switch to a different brand of beer"; "She switched psychiatrists"; "The car changed lanes"
- 5. change, dress, get dressed
- usage: change clothes; put on different clothes; "Change before you go to the opera"
- 6. change, exchange, commute, convert, replace
- usage: exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category; "Could you convert my dollars into pounds?"; "He changed his name"; "convert centimeters into inches"; "convert holdings into shares"
- 7. exchange, change, interchange, transfer
- usage: give to, and receive from, one another; "Would you change places with me?"; "We have been exchanging letters for a year"
- 8. transfer, change, travel, go, move, locomote
- usage: change from one vehicle or transportation line to another; "She changed in Chicago on her way to the East coast"
- 9. deepen, change, change
- usage: become deeper in tone; "His voice began to change when he was 12 years old"; "Her voice deepened when she whispered the password"
- 10. change, replace
- usage: remove or replace the coverings of; "Father had to learn how to change the baby"; "After each guest we changed the bed linens"
- 1. changing, ever-changing, dynamic (vs. undynamic), dynamical
- usage: marked by continuous change or effective action
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