mutability mutability

Definition(s):

  • (n) the quality of being capable of mutation

Usage(s):

  1. Just shy of 27, Sissy Spacek has already played such a variety of roles so smoothly that the only constant in her personality appears to be mutability.
  2. Nothing illustrates this mutability better than the delicate matter of Superman's sexuality.

News

  • Pisces Daily Horoscope for July 04, 2013

    You know that life is change -- and today proves that point over and over. You may be better suited to accept all the mutability, so look around and see if you can help someone close cope. More horoscopes! Check your Daily Single's LoveScopes , Daily Couple's LoveScopes , Daily CareerScopes , Weekly RomanticScopes , Monthly FitnessScopes , more ... Today's Free Sample Reading: Look forward to ...
    on July 4, 2013     Source: Astrology.com

Quotes

  1. "People who care about literature care about substance and permanence," wrote novelist Jonathan Franzen, author of "The Corrections," in an e-mail. "The essence of electronics is mutability and transience. I can see travel guides and Michael...
    on Dec 6, 2007 By: Jonathan Franzen Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. In a Vanity Fair interview, Stoppard said a photo of the middle-aged Barrett, riding abicycle, was "one of the points of origin of the play ...... [it] very much made me think about how time and the constant mutability of everything is really the...
    on Oct 9, 2009 By: Tom Stoppard Source: Seattle Times

  3. "To take a photograph is to participate in another person's mortality, vulnerability, mutability," wrote Sontag, in a renowned treatise on the subject. "Precisely by slicing out the moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time's...
    on Jul 14, 2007 By: Susan Sontag Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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