caprice caprice  /kə ˈpris/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a sudden desire

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Mass famine in diamond loaded African countries is less the caprice of cruel nature than the work of greedy men.
  2. Sarah believed that the difference between true love and caprice is that caprice lasts a little longer.

News

  1. IFP Reveals the 10 Narrative Projects Taking Part In Their Annual Independent Filmmaker Labs

    What do the recent festival and critical successes "Concussion," "Blue Caprice," "An Oversimplification of Her Beauty" and "Welcome to Pine Hill" all have in common? They were all nurtured during their early stages in the Independent Filmmaker Labs, hosted by the Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP). Today, the New York-based filmmaker organization revealed this year's batch of selected projects ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: indieWIRE

  2. Home Cooking Comes Home

    “Now this is a family secret,” Caprice Taylor Mendez said, leaning over a large bowl of boiled plantains mashed like potato. Mendez was preparing her mother’s traditional Guatemalan recipe for Rellenitos de Plantanos. Mendez’ mother, Silvia Taylor, stood by her daughter’s side watching as Caprice now cooked for Fair Haven the recipe Taylor had once cooked for Caprice.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: New Haven Independent

Quotes

  1. "The real problem is that the guy damaged my 1975 convertible Caprice Classic," Culpepper said.
    on Jun 14, 2007 By: Daunte Culpepper Source: USA Today

  2. Among his many statements against foreign entanglements, he asked us not to "entangle our peace and prosperity in the toils of European ambition, rivalship, interest, humor or caprice."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: George Washington Source: American Thinker

  3. "We can't keep waiting for the terrorists' caprice. It is time to play hard to promote the rescue of hostages by military force," Colombian President Alvaro Uribe said in a statement Tuesday.
    on Dec 22, 2009 By: Alvaro Uribe Source: Xinhua

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