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Definition of volatile:

  1. A winged animal; wild fowl; game.
  2. Capable of wasting away, or of easily passing into the aeriform state; subject to evaporation.
  3. Fig.: Light- hearted; easily affected by circumstances; airy; lively; hence, changeable; fickle; as, a volatile temper.
  4. Passing through the air on wings, or by the buoyant force of the atmosphere; flying; having the power to fly.

Synonyms:

fickle, demure, expansive, fantastical, unpredictable, change, playful, gaseous, light, unstable, sprightly, changeful, flippant, heavy, evaporable, volatilisable, imponderable, vaporific, volatilizable, temperamental, gay, freakish, effervescent, inconstant, subtle, resilient, active, explosive, solemn, dense, teasing, ticklish, changeable, fantastic, continue, happy, merry, lively, quicksilver, animated, airy, vaporous, vivacious, vaporizable, buoyant, vapory.

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