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capricious
used in The Picture of Dorian Gray - 20 chapter version

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Definition
impulsive or unpredictable or tending to make sudden changes — especially impulsive behavior
  • retired from the Diplomatic Service in a capricious moment of annoyance at not being offered the Embassy at Paris, a post to which he considered that he was fully entitled by reason of ... and his inordinate passion for pleasure.
    Chapter 3 (2% in)
capricious = impulsive
  • The only difference between a caprice and a life-long passion is that the caprice lasts a little longer.
    Chapter 2 (60% in)
  • The only difference between a caprice and a life-long passion is that the caprice lasts a little longer.
    Chapter 2 (60% in)
  • "In that case, let our friendship be a caprice," he murmured, flushing at his own boldness, then stepped up on the platform and resumed his pose.
    Chapter 2 (61% in)

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