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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Determined by chance or impulse or whim rather than by necessity or reason; Changeable.

Usage examples (38)
  • A capricious refusal
  • A capricious summer breeze
  • I have just left Augereau, who was vomiting fire and fury against what he calls your capricious proclamations.
  • Shawcross, who once worked for Evans, wrote that he was a bad manager and a "capricious" editor. for more
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