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change

verb adapt, adjust, alter, be converted, be innonstant, be irresolute, convert, convertere in, deviate, diverge, evolve, exchange, fluctuate, give in exxhange, go through phases, innovate, interchange, make a transition, make different, make over, metamorphose, modify, modulate, permute, put in the place of, recast, recondition, reconstruct, reform, regenerate, reorganize, replace, resolve into, restyle, revise, revolutionize, show phases, subrogate, substitute, switch, switch around, transfigure, transform, transmogrify, transmute, transubstantiate, turn from, turn into, variegate, vary
Associated concepts: additions and alterations, change in circumstances, change in conditions, change in occupancy, change in ownership, change in title, change of address, change of beneficiary, change of domicile, change of duties, change of name, change of ownership, change of parties, change of position, change of possession, change of venue, immaterial change, major change, minor change, permaaent change, proposed change
See also: adapt, adjust, advance, alter, alternative, amend, amendment, commute, conflict, convert, correction, denature, development, digression, diversification, emend, exchange, fluctuate, innovation, interchange, modification, modify, money, pass, progress, reassign, reclassification, reconversion, redress, reform, remedy, reorganization, replace, replacement, resolve, reversal, revise, revision, subrogation, substitute, succedaneum, tamper, transition, vacillate, vary

CHANGE. The exchange of money for money. The giving, for example, dollars for eagles, dimes for dollars, cents for dimes. This is a contract which always takes place in the same place. By change is also understood small money. Poth. Contr. de Change, n. 1.

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Through watching so much at night, when it changes so, I have finally found out.
Personally, I believe that congenial work, with excitement and change, would do me good.
in these latter words, by the bye, there were symptoms of a change from his sudden harshness into his previous benignity of manner.
Each couple is paired for the evening--you will never see them change about.
When I came out of prison--for some one interfered, and paid that tax--I did not perceive that great changes had taken place on the common, such as he observed who went in a youth and emerged a gray-headed man; and yet a change had come to my eyes come over the scene--the town, and State, and country, greater than any that mere time could effect.
For as much as a week after this, Tom imagined that his character had undergone a pretty radical change.
There was nothing to disapprove, so the two sisters went downstairs to make some slight changes in their dress.
I mention no names; but happy the man who changes Emma for Harriet
Elinor's heart, which had undergone many changes in the course of this extraordinary conversation, was now softened again;--yet she felt it her duty to check such ideas in her companion as the last.
Miss Temple, through all changes, had thus far continued superintendent of the seminary: to her instruction I owed the best part of my acquirements; her friendship and society had been my continual solace; she had stood me in the stead of mother, governess, and, latterly, companion.
First there was an uneasy desire for change, for some big defi- nite movement to her life.
exclaimed Tom, and there was such a change in his manner that his friends could not help noticing it.