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English definition of “change”

change

verb [I/T] (BECOME DIFFERENT)   /tʃeɪndʒ/
to make or become different, or to do, use, or get one thing in place of another thing: [T] I’ve changed jobs twice in the past ten years. [T] I changed my hairstyle – do you like it? [I] Attitudes about lots of things changed during the 1960s. [I] It’s surprising how fast kids change during their teen years. To change over from one thing to something else is to stop doing or using one thing and to start doing or using another: [I] We just changed from oil heat to gas.
(Definition of change verb (BECOME DIFFERENT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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