Definition of fickleness in English:

fickleness

noun

  • Changeability, especially as regards one's loyalties or affections.

    ‘the fickleness of youth’
    • ‘To some, this indicated a fickleness, a shallowness, an inverted snobbery, an unseemly arrested development.’
    • ‘Shopping embodies and encourages some of the worst traits in human nature - greed, vanity and fickleness.’
    • ‘He still remains in touch with his fellow strikers, but the arcs of their career paths say much about the fickleness of the game, the way prospects are outwardly manipulated.’
    • ‘Your tears stain the manuscript as your pen proclaims life's fickleness.’
    • ‘They are continuing with a deeply dishonourable and undemocratic tradition of tightening the reins on what is presumed to be the fickleness and irrationality of democratic politics.’
    capriciousness, changeability, variability, volatility, vacillation, fitfulness, irregularity, tendency to blow hot and cold
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Pronunciation

fickleness

/ˈfikəlnəs//ˈfɪkəlnəs/