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capricious
used in Wuthering Heights

3 uses
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Definition
impulsive 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)

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