Protean

Having the aptitude to change its form: ready to assume different shapes. (See Proteus.)

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

More on Protean from Fact Monster:

  • What does it mean? protean - protean -- Listen to the pronunciation: WAV format or AU format Which of the following circus ...
  • Proteus, in Greek mythology - Proteus Proteus , in Greek mythology, prophetic old man of the sea who tended the seals of ...
  • Marcel Proust - Proust, Marcel Proust, Marcel , 1871–1922, French novelist, b. Paris. He is one of the great ...

Related Content