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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a whimsical manner; Unpredictably.

Usage examples (33)
  • There were Turk's head lilies and patches of iris , islands of brilliant blue set capriciously in the green sea
  • If I get tired -- if when you come back, you don't find me, just conclude, "capriciously," I have gone on some little errand of my own.
  • She appeared to him to be pining "capriciously" when she became thin and neurotic.
  • Companies can operate capriciously and continue reaping profits. for more
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