verb (used with object), mod·i·fied, mod·i·fy·ing.
verb (used without object), mod·i·fied, mod·i·fy·ing.
Origin of modify
Synonyms for modify
Related Words for modifiableresilient, flexible, compliant, malleable, versatile, adaptable, exchangeable, adjustable, fluid, mutable, variable, variant, AC-DC, changeable, conformable, convertible, ductile, plastic, pliable, pliant
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Historical Examples of modifiable
Nor does Protagoras deny that men are teachable and modifiable.
They are modifiable merely for the sake of economy or other convenience.The Origin of Man and of his Superstitions
"Human nature" is modifiable and economic choice and action are factors in this indivisible process (§§ 2-4).Creative Intelligence
John Dewey, Addison W. Moore, Harold Chapman Brown, George H. Mead, Boyd H. Bode, Henry Waldgrave, Stuart James, Hayden Tufts, Horace M. Kallen
It is a statement of the fact that conduct is modifiable and that such modifications may become permanent.How to Teach
George Drayton Strayer and Naomi Norsworthy
Means of correcting the modifiable being that we call bad, and encouraging the other that we call good.Diderot and the Encyclopdists