Definitions for capriciouskəˈprɪʃ əs, -ˈpri ʃəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capricious, freakish(adj)

    changeable

    "a capricious summer breeze"; "freakish weather"

  2. capricious, impulsive, whimsical(adj)

    determined by chance or impulse or whim rather than by necessity or reason

    "a capricious refusal"; "authoritarian rulers are frequently capricious"; "the victim of whimsical persecutions"

Wiktionary

  1. capricious(Adjective)

    Impulsive and unpredictable; determined by chance, impulse, or whim

  2. Origin: From French capricieux, from Italian capriccioso.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Capricious(adj)

    governed or characterized by caprice; apt to change suddenly; freakish; whimsical; changeable


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