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Definitionimpulsive or unpredictable or tending to make sudden changes — especially impulsive behavior
- He was rather too indulgent in humouring her caprices;Chapter 9 (94% in)
caprices = instances of impulsiveness or unpredictability
- The spectre showed a spectre's ordinary caprice: it gave no sign of being; but the snow and wind whirled wildly through, even reaching my station, and blowing out the light.Chapter 3 (75% in)
- 'What now?' said Catherine, leaning back, and returning his look with a suddenly clouded brow: her humour was a mere vane for constantly varying caprices.Chapter 15 (38% in)
There are no more uses of "capricious" in Wuthering Heights.
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