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1. change

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another.

Synonyms

  • damage
  • transformation
  • nascency
  • detachment
  • moderation
  • increase
  • modification
  • shimmer
  • vagary
  • development
  • alteration
  • separation
  • sublimation
  • harm
  • retardation
  • lessening
  • destabilization
  • deformation
  • chromosomal mutation
  • acceleration
  • mutation
  • deceleration
  • sparkling
  • variation
  • surprise
  • occurrent
  • shift
  • avulsion
  • breakup
  • expiry
  • revolution
  • play
  • transition
  • decrease
  • impairment
  • decease
  • loss of consciousness
  • sex change
  • transmutation
  • scintillation
  • natural event
  • fluctuation
  • drop-off
  • conversion
  • birth
  • nativity
  • genetic mutation
  • happening
  • relief
  • slowing
  • easing
  • twinkle
  • break
  • nascence
  • death

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • increase
  • acceleration
  • deceleration
  • death

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Words that Rhyme with Change

  • lestrange
  • prearrange
  • long-range
  • estrange
  • downrange
  • strange
  • rearrange
  • phalange
  • derange
  • prange
  • grange
  • range
  • mange
  • arrange
  • ainge

How do you pronounce change?

Pronounce change as ʧeɪnʤ.

US - How to pronounce change in American English

UK - How to pronounce change in British English

How do you spell change? Is it chanage ?

A common misspelling of change is chanage

Example sentences of the word change


1. Noun, singular or mass
Friends and family may not appreciate your change of lifestyle.

2. Verb, base form
Neither you nor your employer can reduce or change the amount that you contribute to FICA.

Quotes containing the word change


1. Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
- Mahatma Gandhi

2. I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

3. Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.
- Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

2. change

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] cause to change; make different; cause a transformation.

Synonyms

  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize
  • cook
  • enable
  • unify
  • transaminate
  • bestow
  • liquidize
  • transmute
  • loose
  • dizzy
  • bestialise
  • exacerbate
  • deodourise
  • subtilize
  • full
  • barb
  • oxidate
  • substitute
  • intransitivize
  • Frenchify
  • internationalize
  • unsanctify
  • animise
  • contract
  • ash
  • colourize
  • set up
  • blister
  • vitalize
  • wake up
  • ready
  • mince
  • liberalise
  • better
  • devilize
  • ornament
  • edit out
  • civilise
  • prostrate
  • liquefy
  • vitalise
  • symmetrise
  • dope
  • vivify
  • vaporise
  • heat
  • dissonate
  • muddy
  • touch on
  • industrialise
  • commute
  • humble
  • regenerate
  • shape
  • lessen
  • straighten out
  • sanctify
  • touch
  • barbarize
  • cry
  • synchronise
  • domesticate
  • vascularize
  • vitiate
  • empty
  • inform
  • womanize
  • schematize
  • slenderize
  • cause to sleep
  • modify
  • market
  • recommend
  • weaponize
  • classicize
  • desensitise
  • schematise
  • rectify
  • condense
  • Europeanise
  • complicate
  • vulgarize
  • hydrogenate
  • inspissate
  • masculinize
  • allegorise
  • arterialise
  • interchange
  • automate
  • personalize
  • centralize
  • blunt
  • undo
  • exteriorise
  • impart
  • adjust
  • transform
  • inflate
  • demagnetise
  • grace
  • round off
  • decrease
  • colourise
  • mythologize
  • chasten
  • switch
  • delay
  • rarefy
  • domesticize
  • amend
  • humanize
  • deaminize
  • sublimate
  • break down
  • confuse
  • demythologise
  • vitrify
  • exasperate
  • grime
  • demonise
  • isomerise
  • dismiss
  • round
  • dirty
  • disable
  • parallel
  • rusticate
  • stabilise
  • debauch
  • contaminate
  • affect
  • humanise
  • etiolate
  • unclutter
  • still
  • beautify
  • objectify
  • excite
  • beef up
  • sober
  • acetylize
  • concentrate
  • immaterialize
  • verbify
  • equalise
  • magnetize
  • deactivate
  • alcoholize
  • glamourize
  • morph
  • denationalise
  • envenom
  • colly
  • invalidate
  • demoralise
  • shade
  • void
  • tone down
  • devalue
  • refine
  • oxygenise
  • invert
  • barbarise
  • oxidize
  • energize
  • commercialise
  • alchemize
  • sensibilize
  • tense
  • colour in
  • tenderize
  • bedim
  • increase
  • digitise
  • destress
  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise
  • urbanise
  • destabilise
  • sensitize
  • shoal
  • legitimate
  • westernize
  • even
  • evaporate
  • constitutionalize
  • crack
  • patent
  • sauce
  • sputter
  • untie
  • obfuscate
  • mature
  • decimalise
  • equate
  • plump out
  • redo
  • minify
  • mark
  • politicize
  • let up
  • raise
  • stain
  • assimilate
  • suburbanise
  • smut
  • feminize
  • urbanize
  • polarize
  • animalize
  • alienate
  • colour
  • depolarise
  • accelerate
  • lubricate
  • naturalize
  • exchange
  • ventilate
  • embrittle
  • brighten
  • form
  • coagulate
  • deodorize
  • supercharge
  • lighten
  • depress
  • fatten out
  • demythologize
  • nationalise
  • ionate
  • amalgamate
  • supple
  • immortalize
  • acerbate
  • coarsen
  • desensitize
  • purge
  • deodorise
  • immaterialise
  • fill out
  • perplex
  • conventionalise
  • animalise
  • denaturalize
  • pressurise
  • bear upon
  • democratize
  • add
  • soil
  • translate
  • recombine
  • detransitivise
  • equalize
  • fertilize
  • detransitivize
  • turn
  • achromatize
  • cool down
  • break
  • antiquate
  • energise
  • revolutionise
  • blind
  • opsonize
  • westernise
  • unscramble
  • decentralise
  • strengthen
  • nick
  • purify
  • slow down
  • conventionalize
  • democratise
  • devilise
  • ease off
  • mythicise
  • normalize
  • arouse
  • orientalise
  • reverse
  • counterchange
  • simplify
  • waken
  • communise
  • customize
  • speed up
  • demist
  • sweeten
  • bolshevise
  • accustom
  • charge
  • deaden
  • turn back
  • mechanize
  • draw
  • vascularise
  • heat up
  • misdirect
  • improve
  • acetylise
  • ossify
  • color
  • habituate
  • iodinate
  • sentimentalize
  • fatten
  • angulate
  • solvate
  • retard
  • deprave
  • unfit
  • eternize
  • debase
  • unsubstantialize
  • mythologise
  • ameliorate
  • decelerate
  • colorize
  • animate
  • decimalize
  • round down
  • solemnize
  • fill
  • classicise
  • lend
  • officialise
  • redact
  • exteriorize
  • lace
  • reclaim
  • romanticize
  • darken
  • fat
  • aerate
  • occidentalise
  • fasten
  • tender
  • obnubilate
  • indispose
  • loosen
  • subdue
  • impact
  • bubble
  • circularize
  • depersonalize
  • untune
  • decrepitate
  • flocculate
  • eroticize
  • proof
  • constitutionalise
  • color in
  • make full
  • aggravate
  • externalize
  • blear
  • animize
  • steepen
  • normalise
  • dissolve
  • visualise
  • flatten
  • edit
  • digitalize
  • flesh out
  • collimate
  • uniformize
  • reflate
  • clean
  • acetylate
  • achromatise
  • transpose
  • de-emphasize
  • begrime
  • round out
  • glamorise
  • Islamize
  • stiffen
  • eternalize
  • make clean
  • volatilize
  • boil
  • socialise
  • depolarize
  • rarify
  • spiritualize
  • relax
  • revolutionize
  • officialize
  • cohere
  • Europeanize
  • dinge
  • even out
  • harmonise
  • archaise
  • archaize
  • set
  • opalise
  • professionalise
  • glamourise
  • overturn
  • insulate
  • dry
  • deaminate
  • cool
  • militarise
  • opalize
  • naturalise
  • politicise
  • lift
  • territorialize
  • alkalinize
  • shallow
  • check
  • refreshen
  • compensate
  • obliterate
  • domesticise
  • feminise
  • overcloud
  • equal
  • effeminise
  • arterialize
  • lifehack
  • diabolise
  • oxygenize
  • fecundate
  • degauss
  • diabolize
  • ripen
  • unsubstantialise
  • bemire
  • introvert
  • paganise
  • externalise
  • clarify
  • string
  • gelatinise
  • sex up
  • bear on
  • rouse
  • change taste
  • digitalise
  • reconstruct
  • warm
  • plasticize
  • liberalize
  • harmonize
  • depersonalise
  • visualize
  • wake
  • land
  • denature
  • transubstantiate
  • eternise
  • radicalize
  • clot
  • dull
  • volatilise
  • restore
  • cloud
  • plasticise
  • cut
  • decorate
  • remodel
  • sentimentalise
  • emulsify
  • veil
  • disintegrate
  • dynamise
  • glorify
  • nazify
  • fill up
  • shorten
  • isomerize
  • sanitize
  • camp
  • rationalise
  • set aside
  • alter
  • piggyback
  • moderate
  • industrialize
  • spice
  • refresh
  • age
  • obscure
  • incandesce
  • deflate
  • brutalise
  • extend
  • spice up
  • make grow
  • contribute
  • suspend
  • renormalise
  • temper
  • communize
  • individualize
  • unite
  • denationalize
  • harshen
  • civilize
  • capture
  • break up
  • laicize
  • oxidise
  • make
  • rationalize
  • romanticise
  • meliorate
  • solemnise
  • disorder
  • calcify
  • glamorize
  • fix
  • antique
  • virilise
  • terminate
  • clear
  • laicise
  • embellish
  • liquify
  • widen
  • dissimilate
  • profane
  • saturate
  • bolshevize
  • commix
  • neutralise
  • redress
  • allegorize
  • match
  • intensify
  • neutralize
  • transitivize
  • sanitise
  • shake
  • expand
  • disturb
  • colorise
  • unsex
  • customise
  • reinstate
  • stabilize
  • fertilise
  • ease up
  • end
  • inseminate
  • prepare
  • deform
  • synchronize
  • elaborate
  • reestablish
  • hide
  • change intensity
  • dynamize
  • liquidise
  • diversify
  • right
  • discolor
  • uniformise
  • automatise
  • sensibilise
  • demonize
  • magnetise
  • fortify
  • occidentalize
  • variegate
  • thicken
  • inactivate
  • transitivise
  • commercialize
  • individualise
  • Americanise
  • pervert
  • tighten
  • decarboxylate
  • gear up
  • socialize
  • correct
  • masculinise
  • effeminize
  • transfigure
  • alien
  • shift
  • validate
  • Americanize
  • alcoholise
  • reform
  • etherealize
  • internationalise
  • freshen
  • disenable
  • freeze
  • lower
  • crush
  • defog
  • personalise
  • opacify
  • awaken
  • intransitivise
  • fatten up
  • nationalize
  • damage
  • pall
  • disarray
  • immortalise
  • blot out
  • adorn
  • louden
  • port
  • disqualify
  • replace
  • chill
  • speed
  • territorialise
  • incapacitate
  • bestialize
  • dry out
  • polarise
  • soften
  • suburbanize
  • tenderise
  • Islamise
  • merge
  • mechanise
  • orientalize
  • plump
  • renormalize
  • outmode
  • virilize
  • militarize
  • elevate
  • brutalize
  • scramble
  • change over
  • de-emphasise
  • sharpen
  • hue
  • symmetrize
  • straighten
  • sensify
  • vulgarise
  • decentralize
  • worsen
  • corrupt
  • demagnetize
  • uglify
  • sexualize
  • estrange
  • bring
  • vesiculate
  • paganize
  • demoralize
  • disharmonize
  • weaken
  • saponify
  • denaturalise
  • pressurize
  • centralise
  • poison
  • lighten up
  • demulsify
  • activate
  • slenderise
  • put
  • blur
  • gelatinize
  • disaffect
  • mythicize
  • spike
  • convert
  • chord
  • eternalise
  • alkalinise
  • tame
  • sexualise
  • subvert
  • mix
  • get
  • professionalize
  • think
  • develop
  • wet
  • alchemise
  • etherialise
  • digitize
  • drop
  • automatize

Antonyms

  • destabilize
  • enable
  • loosen
  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate
  • increase
  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise
  • destabilise
  • sensitize
  • demilitarise
  • transitivize
  • decontaminate
  • clean
  • unstring
  • stabilize
  • better
  • assimilate
  • stiffen
  • thin
  • heat
  • discolor
  • accelerate
  • tune
  • denazify
  • magnetise
  • naturalize
  • brighten
  • occidentalize
  • inactivate
  • de-iodinate
  • dry
  • cool
  • demythologize
  • discharge
  • nationalise
  • desensitize
  • validate
  • qualify
  • denaturalize
  • empty
  • cause to sleep
  • personalise
  • detransitivize
  • awaken
  • deoxidize
  • nationalize
  • dehumanize
  • complicate
  • hydrogenate
  • unscramble
  • strengthen
  • decentralise
  • clarify
  • focus
  • rejuvenate
  • personalize
  • orientalize
  • centralize
  • clutter
  • orientalise
  • inflate
  • depersonalise
  • demagnetise
  • simplify
  • decrease
  • scramble
  • mythologize
  • dull
  • sharpen
  • decentralize
  • quieten
  • worsen
  • deoxidise
  • emulsify
  • demagnetize
  • weaken
  • dirty
  • disable
  • stabilise
  • centralise
  • demulsify
  • deflate
  • activate
  • odorize
  • beautify
  • decelerate
  • wrong
  • order
  • fill
  • concentrate
  • denationalize
  • magnetize
  • de-ionate
  • tire
  • denationalise
  • begin
  • odourise
  • darken
  • invalidate
  • wet
  • occidentalise

3. change

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature.

Synonyms

  • destabilize
  • loosen
  • get dressed
  • desalinate
  • felt
  • leave
  • decrepitate
  • dissimilate
  • caseate
  • flocculate
  • transaminate
  • promote
  • hush
  • destabilise
  • roll
  • transmute
  • collapse
  • shoal
  • hydrate
  • change by reversal
  • clinker
  • evaporate
  • glass over
  • steepen
  • normalise
  • give way
  • conk out
  • transpire
  • move
  • ionise
  • crack
  • discolour
  • hydrolyse
  • oxidate
  • reflate
  • change state
  • repress
  • freshen up
  • salinate
  • mature
  • stratify
  • carbonate
  • shear
  • come around
  • acetylate
  • contract
  • stabilize
  • settle
  • distil
  • gel
  • transpose
  • acquire
  • obtain
  • divide
  • keratinise
  • ramify
  • deform
  • liberalise
  • vulcanise
  • assimilate
  • flip
  • suburbanise
  • vulcanize
  • produce
  • stiffen
  • catch
  • complexify
  • metamorphose
  • boil
  • feminize
  • vaporise
  • animalize
  • colour
  • discolor
  • relax
  • felt up
  • industrialise
  • cool off
  • commute
  • go out
  • regenerate
  • evolve
  • solarize
  • barbarize
  • distill
  • form
  • concretise
  • digest
  • die
  • mold
  • professionalise
  • pass
  • run
  • dry
  • Americanise
  • experience
  • ice over
  • lighten
  • cool
  • tighten
  • ionize
  • mildew
  • decarboxylate
  • foul
  • cave in
  • defervesce
  • drift
  • change posture
  • incur
  • catch on
  • adapt
  • glass
  • prim
  • change surface
  • alkalinize
  • change integrity
  • Americanize
  • jump
  • check
  • refreshen
  • shallow
  • shift
  • mat
  • format
  • change magnitude
  • animalise
  • go bad
  • harden
  • vascularize
  • reduce
  • democratize
  • go
  • feminise
  • fold up
  • freshen
  • reticulate
  • modernise
  • modernize
  • fail
  • recombine
  • roll up
  • modify
  • turn
  • opacify
  • flip out
  • melt
  • come in
  • cool down
  • break
  • deoxidize
  • fly
  • warm up
  • decay
  • take up
  • desalinize
  • damage
  • give
  • desalinise
  • fall for
  • break into
  • dawn
  • assume
  • pall
  • take on
  • mutate
  • dress
  • reorient
  • turn on
  • strengthen
  • keratinize
  • play out
  • suffuse
  • gelatinise
  • conjugate
  • purify
  • occult
  • have
  • rejuvenate
  • part
  • dry out
  • stagnate
  • soften
  • suburbanize
  • warm
  • plasticize
  • conform
  • hydrolyze
  • democratise
  • normalize
  • matt-up
  • come
  • glaze
  • reverse
  • adjust
  • decalcify
  • desalt
  • crumble
  • liberalize
  • swing
  • transform
  • crash
  • mat up
  • regress
  • brutalize
  • come round
  • fall
  • dilapidate
  • dull
  • introject
  • climb up
  • separate
  • plasticise
  • yield
  • deaden
  • dim
  • creolize
  • undulate
  • deoxidise
  • gum
  • arrange
  • sublimate
  • break down
  • take
  • undergo
  • matte
  • isomerize
  • adopt
  • depart
  • solarise
  • capacitate
  • vitrify
  • matte up
  • vascularise
  • vesiculate
  • isomerise
  • industrialize
  • narrow
  • acetylise
  • color
  • refresh
  • indurate
  • saponify
  • stabilise
  • cure
  • assibilate
  • incandesce
  • lighten up
  • change shape
  • find
  • brutalise
  • obsolesce
  • sequester
  • synthesize
  • superannuate
  • gelatinize
  • gradate
  • ulcerate
  • ice up
  • deepen
  • convert
  • give out
  • mellow
  • resume
  • pull up stakes
  • change form
  • recede
  • sublime
  • alkalinise
  • acetylize
  • move up
  • smoothen
  • grow
  • frost over
  • get
  • professionalize
  • become flat
  • receive
  • oxidise
  • founder
  • concretize
  • darken
  • develop
  • make
  • shade
  • fall in
  • glaze over
  • ascend
  • mellow out
  • spot
  • rise
  • drop
  • barbarise
  • calcify
  • oxidize

Antonyms

  • loosen
  • desalinate
  • widen
  • go out
  • dissimilate
  • weaken
  • color
  • destabilise
  • lighten
  • soften
  • salinate
  • harden
  • stabilize
  • oxidise
  • darken
  • assimilate
  • undress
  • come in
  • stay
  • oxidize

4. change

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] a relational difference between states; especially between states before and after some event.

Synonyms

  • gradient
  • relation

Antonyms

  • malnourished
  • low
  • wane

5. change

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] the action of changing something.

Synonyms

  • volte-face
  • switching
  • change of shape
  • decimalization
  • policy change
  • nationalisation
  • updating
  • downshift
  • motility
  • action
  • secularization
  • exchange
  • modification
  • promotion
  • commutation
  • reversal
  • entail
  • communisation
  • alteration
  • simplification
  • turning
  • movement
  • about-face
  • motion
  • demotion
  • change of state
  • move
  • change of magnitude
  • metrification
  • variation
  • decimalisation
  • flux
  • change of direction
  • shift
  • reorientation
  • variegation
  • diversification
  • adulteration
  • change of integrity
  • substitution
  • switch
  • reduction
  • rollover
  • satisfaction
  • nationalization
  • communization
  • conversion
  • secularisation
  • metrication
  • adjustment
  • filtration

Antonyms

  • demotion
  • divide
  • disunify
  • take

6. change

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] the result of alteration or modification.

Synonyms

  • depolarization
  • result
  • consequence
  • outcome
  • depolarisation
  • issue
  • effect
  • upshot

Antonyms

  • constipated
  • exact
  • fine
  • official

7. change

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence.

Synonyms

  • widen
  • alter
  • avianise
  • modulate
  • narrow
  • avianize
  • take in
  • let out
  • alternate
  • move
  • accommodate
  • adapt
  • specialise
  • radiate
  • vary
  • jump
  • broaden
  • branch out
  • specialize
  • honeycomb
  • narrow down
  • break
  • crackle

Antonyms

  • diversify
  • take in
  • natural
  • primary

8. change

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] lay aside, abandon, or leave for another.

Synonyms

  • shift
  • diphthongise
  • leap
  • jump
  • channel-surf
  • surf
  • convert
  • transition
  • commute
  • exchange
  • switch
  • break
  • diphthongize

Antonyms

  • close
  • abolish
  • devitalize
  • anesthetize

9. change

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] change clothes; put on different clothes.

Synonyms

  • get dressed
  • dress
  • switch

Antonyms

  • disassemble
  • disjoin
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

10. change

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category.

Synonyms

  • convert
  • rectify
  • shift
  • utilize
  • launder
  • commute
  • exchange
  • capitalise
  • switch
  • break
  • replace

Antonyms

  • fire
  • stretch
  • disarrange
  • disorder
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