Definitions of caprice

  1. See Capriccio. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A whim, freak, or fancy. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. A change of humor or opinion without reason: a freak. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Unreasonable notion or act; whim; freak. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. A sudden unreasonable change; a whim; freak; capricious disposition. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. A change without reason of opinion or humour; a whim; a freak. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. A sudden change of opinion or humour; a whim; a particular fancy. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for caprice

  1. The drifting sands- ever at the caprice of the four winds to those who have eyes to see and see not- have saved Egypt's history, which is written in stone. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  2. Here, alone, a poor solitary individual in a strange land, tied to one spot, and subject to the caprice of another, can I be contented? – Mary Wollstonecraft by Elizabeth Robins Pennell