Definitions for

Overview of noun quicksilver

The noun quicksilver has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. mercury, quicksilver, hydrargyrum, Hg, atomic number 80

(a heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element; the only metal that is liquid at ordinary temperatures)

Overview of adj quicksilver

The adj quicksilver has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) erratic, fickle, mercurial, quicksilver

(liable to sudden unpredictable change; "erratic behavior"; "fickle weather"; "mercurial twists of temperament"; "a quicksilver character, cool and willful at one moment, utterly fragile the next") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices