Definition of changeant in English:

changeant

adjective

  • Especially of fabric: that changes colour or tint when viewed from a different angle or in a different light.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Zachary Boyd (1585–1653), Church of Scotland minister and university administrator. From French changeant, use as adjective of present participle of changer change.

Pronunciation

changeant

/ˈtʃeɪn(d)ʒ(ə)nt/