Noun Definition

change

1.Definition: a difference that is usually pleasant

"He goes to France for variety", "It is a refreshing change to meet a woman mechanic"

Related Noun(s):variety

Category: General

2.Definition: a different or fresh set of clothes

"She brought a change in her overnight bag"

Category: Objects

3.Definition: a relational difference between states; especially between states before and after some event

"He attributed the change to their marriage"

Category: General

4.Definition: a thing that is different

"He inspected several changes before selecting one"

Category: Objects

5.Definition: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another

"The change was intended to increase sales", "This storm is certainly a change for the worse", "The neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago"

Related Noun(s):modification, alteration

Category: General

6.Definition: coins of small denomination regarded collectively

"He had a pocketful of change"

Category: General

7.Definition: money received in return for its equivalent in a larger denomination or a different currency

"He got change for a twenty and used it to pay the taxi driver"

Category: General

8.Definition: the action of changing something

"The change of government had no impact on the economy", "His change on abortion cost him the election"

Category: General

9.Definition: the balance of money received when the amount you tender is greater than the amount due

"I paid with a twenty and pocketed the change"

Category: General

10.Definition: the result of alteration or modification

"There were marked changes in the lining of the lungs", "There had been no change in the mountains"

Category: General