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synonyms for capriciously

  • carelessly
  • eccentrically
  • unevenly
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How to use capriciously in a sentence

It's the one thing life has capriciously refused me, perhaps because I never desired it intensely enough.
THE ROAD TO DAMASCUSAUGUST STRINDBERG
I might call it a stylish piece; take the Prelude as capriciously as you like; put all the effect you can into it.
PIANO MASTERYHARRIETTE BROWER
The channel winds through these savanna borders capriciously.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
But God capriciously decided he had other plans for her—insomuch as decreeing she was not to be let go then.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
Except when she was capriciously seized with a fit of what she thought firmness, clamour or flattery were all-prevailing with her.
DISCIPLINEMARY BRUNTON
Chance presides here, quite as capriciously as at a lottery or another game of hazard.
NARRATIVE OF THE CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF THE GLOBE BY THE AUSTRIAN FRIGATE NOVARA, VOLUME IKARL RITTER VON SCHERZER
He varied his game capriciously, committed voluntary errors, and success always came forward to meet him.
THE ENEMIES OF WOMENVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
The third act was even more capriciously humorous than the other two.
THE BARRIERALLEN FRENCH
He never struck uselessly or capriciously, or stooped to the meaner victims of the guillotine.
HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLE, VOLUME III (OF 8)JOHN RICHARD GREEN
The only plan is to use them variously and capriciously, according to the reaction to be explained.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 324, MARCH 18, 1882VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO CAPRICIOUSLY

  • capriciously
  • carelessly
  • eccentrically
  • unevenly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.