#WordOfTheDay – Protean means…?


On today’s #WordOfTheDay series, we are looking at the word Protean.

Protean means tending or able to change frequently or easily.

If you refer to somebody as protean you are saying the person is receptive to change in whatever context the sentence directs.

Let’s look at a few words that are similar in meaning to protean; Changeable, ever changing, erratic, inconsistent, shifting, uneven, variable,multi-talented, flexible, resourceful. malleable. 

A person who is protean can do many different things, he’s versatile.

My boss is a protean she knows how to handle all the different aspects of the job. 

Now can you make your own sentences using this word? It’s pretty easy.


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