change [-s] n
AFr. < late L. cambi-um, exchange.
- Transformation; abandonment of one state for another.
- Variation; alteration in form; modification of essence; [fig.] death.
- Exchange; replacement; substitution.
change [-d] v
ME < L. cambire, barter, exchange.
- Abandon; discard; replace; shift; lay aside; leave for another.
- Alter; transform; become different in appearance; convert to a new state of being.