- (physics) evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal conditions.
- (of a substance, informal) explosive.
- (of a price etc) variable or erratic.
- (of a person) quick to become angry or violent.
- temporary or ephemeral.
- (of a situation) potentially violent.
- (computing, of a variable) having its associated memory immediately updated with any changes in value.
- (computing, of memory) whose content is lost when the computer is powered down
- (obsolete) Passing through the air on wings, or by the buoyant force of the atmosphere; flying; having the power to fly.
- See also Wikisaurus:ephemeral
evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal conditions
(of a price etc) variable or erratic
temporary or ephemeral
(of a situation) potentially violent
(computing, of memory) whose content is lost when the computer is powered down
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From Latin volatilis (“flying”)
volatile (masculine and feminine, plural volatiles)
volatile m (plural volatiles)
volatile m, f (masculine and feminine plural volatili)
- (flying): volante
volatile m (plural volatili)