vagarious

adjective
va·​gar·​i·​ous | \ vā-ˈger-ē-əs How to pronounce vagarious (audio) , və-\

Definition of vagarious

: marked by vagaries : capricious, whimsical

Other Words from vagarious

vagariously adverb

First Known Use of vagarious

1798, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vagarious

vagary + -ous

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