Change

  • 1 change — [ ʃɑ̃ʒ ] n. m. • XIIe; de changer ♦ Action de changer une chose contre une autre. ⇒ changement, échange, troc. I ♦ 1 ♦ Loc. Gagner, perdre au change : être avantagé ou désavantagé lors d un échange. 2 ♦ (XIIIe; it. cambio) Action de changer une… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 change — change, social change One of the central problems of sociology . In the middle of the nineteenth century, the first attempts at sociological analysis were prompted by the need to explain two great waves of change that were sweeping across Europe …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 3 change — CHANGE. s. m. Troc d une chose contre une autre. Ce mot n est guère d usage en ce sens que dans les phrases suivantes: Gagner au change. Perdre au change.Change, est aussi Le lieu où l on va changer des pièces de monnoie pour d autres, comme des… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 4 change — CHANGE. s. m. Troc d une chose avec une autre. Vous ne gagnerez rien au change. change pour change. ce change ne vous est pas avantageux. Il se dit aussi, quand on quitte une chose pour une autre. Il aime le change. courir au change. Change, En… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 5 change — I verb adapt, adjust, alter, be converted, be inconstant, be irresolute, convert, convertere in, deviate, displace, diverge, evolve, exchange, fluctuate, give in exchange, go through phases, immutare, innovate, interchange, make a transition,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 change — vb Change, alter, vary, modify (and their corresponding nouns change, alteration, variation, modification) are comparable when denoting to make or become different (or when denoting a difference effected). Change and alter are sometimes… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 change — change; change·abil·i·ty; change·able; change·able·ness; change·ably; change·about; change·ful; change·less; change·ment; ex·change·able; in·ter·change·abil·i·ty; in·ter·change·able; change·ling; change·over; coun·ter·change; ex·change;… …

    English syllables

  • 8 Change — (ch[=a]nj), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Changed} (ch[=a]njd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Changing}.] [F. changer, fr. LL. cambiare, to exchange, barter, L. cambire. Cf. {Cambial}.] 1. To alter; to make different; to cause to pass from one state to another; as, to …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Change — Change, n. [F. change, fr. changer. See {Change}. v. t.] 1. Any variation or alteration; a passing from one state or form to another; as, a change of countenance; a change of habits or principles. [1913 Webster] Apprehensions of a change of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 change — [chānj] vt. changed, changing [ME changen < OFr changier < LL cambiare < L cambire, to exchange, barter < Celt (as in OIr camb) < IE base * kamb , to bend, crook (> Welsh cam, Bret kamm, crooked)] 1. to put or take (a thing) in… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 change up — (motoring) To change to a higher gear • • • Main Entry: ↑change * * * ˌchange ˈup [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they change up he/she/it …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 change — Change, Permutatio pecuniae, Collybus, Bud. Et la place et endroit de la ville où les changeurs ont leurs boutiques. Selon ce on dit le pont aux changes. Et en fait de venerie Change est l opposite du droit, Estant le droit le Cerf qui a esté… …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 13 change — ► VERB 1) make or become different. 2) exchange for another. 3) move from one to (another). 4) (change over) move from one system or situation to another. 5) exchange (a sum of money) for the same sum in a different currency or denomination. ►… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 changé — changé, ée (chan jé, jée) part. passé. 1°   Échangé. De l or changé pour de l argent. 2°   Remplacé par un autre. Ses vêtements qui étaient mouillés, ayant été changés. 3°   Métamorphosé. Les compagnons d Ulysse changés en bêtes par Circé.… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 15 Change — 〈engl. [ tʃɛındʒ] m.; ; unz.; frz. [ʃã:ʒ] f.; ; unz.〉 1. Tausch, Wechsel 2. Geldwechsel [engl., „Wechsel“ <frz. change; → changieren] * * * Change   [englisch tʃeɪndʒ, französisch ʃãʒ(ə)] der, , bei französischer Aussprache die, , Tausch …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 16 change-up — change of pace change of pace n. (Baseball) a baseball pitch thrown with little velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball; called also {change up}. Syn: change up, change of pace ball, off speed pitch. [WordNet 1.5] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 change-up — n. (Baseball) same as {change of pace}. Syn: change of pace, change of pace ball, off speed pitch. [WordNet 1.5] || …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Change Me — may refer to: Change Me (album), an album by Leehom Wang Change Me (song), a song by Ruben Studdard Change Me (Keri Hilson song), the sixth single from Keri Hilson s debut album In a Perfect World... This disambiguation page lists articles… …

    Wikipedia

  • 19 Changé — may refer to the following places in France: Changé, Mayenne, a commune in the Mayenne department Changé, Sarthe, a commune in the Sarthe department See also Changey, a commune in the Haute Marne department Change (disambiguation) This… …

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  • 20 change — [n1] something made different; alteration about face*, addition, adjustment, advance, break, compression, contraction, conversion, correction, development, difference, distortion, diversification, diversity, innovation, metamorphosis,… …

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