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capricious
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Anna Karenina
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  • The family cannot be broken up by a whim, a caprice, or even by the sin of one of the partners in the marriage,
  • One circle was her husband’s government official set, consisting of his colleagues and subordinates, brought together in the most various and capricious manner, and belonging to different social strata.
  • Without conscious intention he began to clutch at every passing caprice, taking it for a desire and an object.

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  • Nothing seems more capricious than a tornado.
  • The court overturned the ruling—describing it as having been made in a capricious manner.

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