WORD OF THE DAY Protean PRO-tee-an Part of speech: adjective Origin: Greek, late 16th century 1 Extremely changeable, easily assuming different forms 2 Displaying versatility or diversity Examples of Protean in a sentence "The superhero was a valuable member of the team, with his protean ability to shapeshift into any figure." "The artist’s protean ability meant that you never … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY