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noun as in inconstant person

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Scientists say they discovered a sunflower seed-sized subspecies of chameleon that may well be the smallest reptile on Earth.

Hidden beneath the leaf litter of a northern Malagasy forest lives a chameleon so slight that it could tumble off the tip of your finger.

Like many people unsure of their identities, Owusu initially played the part of a chameleon of sorts, adopting the characteristics of wherever she was and adapting to them.

An impressive chameleon, Saint Bodhi has a distinctive perspective that pours out of this G-funk-laced cut called “Zombie”.

With tresses that can transform into spaces buns, beautiful braids and ethereal pixie-length coiffures, Janelle Monáe is a bonafide hair chameleon.

“Sue (Or In a Season of Crime)” brings the rock chameleon into jazz territory, backed up by a horn-heavy jazz big band.

You have to be an everyman and chameleon, so that every bit of you is involved in the end.

While he could be a chameleon on the international stage, he was never a man of dialogue on the domestic front.

He is also a chameleon, he says, able to adapt his personality to appease any audience.

She is a real chameleon … in every look she comes out looking like a different person and that is gold in our business.

That is a research which yields no statistics, an enquiry like asking what is the ruling colour of a chameleon.

Only a lizard scuttling over the dark-washed bedroom wall, first cousin to the chameleon you saw at Abu Simbel.

I am unstable as water; incoherent, inconsistent, a very chameleon!

From Forbess work we extract the following particulars respecting The Chameleon.

If one has a chameleon's tongue, cut out before the creature's death, he may defy all the sharpers in the world.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chameleon, such as: opportunist, pretender, timeserver, trimmer, backstabber, and cardsharp.

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