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adjective volatile pronunciation in British English /ˈvɒlətaɪl/
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    a volatile situation can suddenly change or become more dangerous

    a volatile stock market

    The political situation was becoming more volatile.

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 volatile pronunciation in British English /ˌvɒləˈtɪləti/ noun [uncountable]

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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