vagarious

adjective

va·​gar·​i·​ous vā-ˈger-ē-əs How to pronounce vagarious (audio)
və-
: marked by vagaries : capricious, whimsical
vagariously adverb

Word History

Etymology

vagary + -ous

First Known Use

1798, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of vagarious was in 1798

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Cite this Entry

“Vagarious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vagarious. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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