## variablesOverview of noun variable1. variable -- (something that is likely to vary; something that is subject to variation; "the weather is one variable to be considered") 2. variable, variable quantity -- (a quantity that can assume any of a set of values) 3. variable star, variable -- (a star that varies noticeably in brightness) 4. variable -- (a symbol (like x or y) that is used in mathematical or logical expressions to represent a variable quantity) Made possible by Princeton University "About WordNet." WordNet. Princeton University. 2010. http://wordnet.princeton.edu |