Definition Of chameleon

noun

a small slow-moving Old World lizard with a prehensile tail, long extensible tongue, protruding eyes that rotate independently, and a highly developed ability to change color.

We all understand the ability of the chameleon to change its colours to suit its environment.

Example Of chameleon

  • A chameleon was shifting to match the kaleidoscope of colour given off by the lights of a gramophone record store.

  • Bowie remains the quintessential song-and-dance man, effortlessly charming and elegant, and as ever, a shameless karma chameleon .

  • Chameleons such as this male Parson's chameleon from Madagascar change their skin color to hide and to communicate.

  • Everyone in Canada will now have the uncanny ability of the chameleon .

  • I was the most extreme kind of musical chameleon .


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