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vagaries

noun
plural of vagary

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a sudden impulsive and apparently unmotivated idea or action
  • the vagaries of a rather eccentric, elderly lady

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“Vagaries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vagaries. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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