WordNet Search Home WordNet Search
  

vagary

Try Other Sites   MSN Cambridge M-W OneLook Google



{adj: fanciful, notional} indulging in or influenced by fancy
"a fanciful mind"
"all the notional vagaries of childhood"



{n: vagary} an unexpected and inexplicable change in something (in a situation or a person's behavior, etc.)
"the vagaries of the weather"
"his wealth fluctuates with the vagaries of the stock market"
"he has dealt with human vagaries for many years"


2 paragraphs, 8 lines displayed.    Top
(Alt+Z : Reinput words.)
(You can double-click any word on this page to get it searched.)