Federal government employment was unchanged, and states cut 3,000 jobs.
His ultimate career goal is unchanged as he nears the end of the eighth grade and prepares to begin high school.
The average work week was unchanged, and average hourly earnings fell by a penny.
The host of Morning Joe portrays himself as unchanged since he was elected with the Class of 1994—except in stylistic terms.
His approval rate was unchanged—48 approve, 49 disapprove, both before and after.
The inconsistent handling of nested quotes, with single or double quotation marks for the inner quote, is unchanged.
Only her eyes were unchanged, the laughing, fearless eyes of old.
You are the same Silvain; I am the same Louis; unchanged, as you will find me if you care to prove me.'
But his heart was unchanged; his past offences stood in record against him.
The place was unchanged; the same larches sighed the same notes; but Farfrae had another wife—and, as Henchard knew, a better one.
early 13c., "to substitute one for another; to make (something) other than what it was" (transitive); from late 13c. as "to become different" (intransitive), from Old French changier "to change, alter; exchange, switch," from Late Latin cambiare "to barter, exchange," from Latin cambire "to exchange, barter," of Celtic origin, from PIE root *kemb- "to bend, crook" (with a sense evolution perhaps from "to turn" to "to change," to "to barter"); cf. Old Irish camm "crooked, curved;" Middle Irish cimb "tribute," cimbid "prisoner;" see cant (n.2). Meaning "to take off clothes and put on other ones" is from late 15c. Related: Changed; changing. To change (one's) mind is from 1610s.
c.1200, "act or fact of changing," from Anglo-French chaunge, Old French change "exchange, recompense, reciprocation," from changier (see change (v.)).
Meaning "a different situation" is from 1680s. Meaning "something substituted for something else" is from 1590s. The financial sense of "balance returned when something is paid for" is first recorded 1620s; hence to make change (1865). Bell-ringing sense is from 1610s. Related: changes. Figurative phrase change of heart is from 1828.