Synonyms for caprice:
Other synonyms and related words:
vagrancy, freak, megrim, crotchet, pulse, quirk, humour, humor, bee, conceit, conception, impulsion, nerve impulse, urge, pulsation, impulse, imagination, kink, supposition, Whimsicalness, mutable, whimsey, mood, Boutade, impetus, idea, notion, capriciousness, fad, thought, momentum, maggot, freakishness, pulsing, predilection, joke.
Sense 2 (noun)
ambivalence, carelessness, volatility, fickleness, fancifulness, waywardness, spasticity, indecisiveness, randomness, whimsicality, irregularity, fleetingness, impulsiveness, flightiness, arbitrariness, haphazardness.
state of mind (noun)
sudden change of behavior (noun)
Usage examples for caprice:
- But, seriously, why do you insist on this caprice of remaining with the Muhlingks? - "Honor: A Play in Four Acts", Hermann Sudermann.
- What a strange caprice of fate it was that had given her as the man she must fight, defeat, or be defeated by, her former idol, her former lover! - "Counsel for the Defense", Leroy Scott.
- Her abstraction had vanished, giving place to an air that confessed a deliberate caprice. - "The Jervaise Comedy", J. D. Beresford.