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Definitions of variable:
  • noun:   a quantity that can assume any of a set of values
  • noun:   a symbol (like x or y) that is used in mathematical or logical expressions to represent a variable quantity
  • noun:   something that is likely to vary; something that is subject to variation
    Example: "The weather is one variable to be considered"
  • noun:   a star that varies noticeably in brightness
  • adjective:   liable to or capable of change
    Example: "Rainfall in the tropics is notoriously variable"
  • adjective:   (used of a device) designed so that a property (as e.g. light) can be varied
    Example: "A variable capacitor"
  • adjective:   marked by diversity or difference
    Example: "Nature is infinitely variable"

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