capricious Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"capricious" in British English

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capriciousadjective

uk   us   /kəˈprɪʃ.əs/ literary
changingmood or ​behavioursuddenly and ​unexpectedly: a capricious ​child He was a ​cruel and capricious ​tyrant.
capriciously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
capriciousness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of capricious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"capricious" in American English

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capriciousadjective

 us   /kəˈprɪʃ·əs, -ˈpri·ʃəs/
likely to ​change, or ​reacting to a ​suddendesire or new ​idea: We have had very capricious ​weatherlately.
(Definition of capricious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “capricious”
in Chinese (Simplified) 反复无常的…
in Turkish kaprisli…
in Russian капризный, непостоянный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 反覆無常的…
in Polish kapryśny…
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