Meaning of ARBITRARY in English


adj. 25B6; adjective

an arbitrary decision : CAPRICIOUS, whimsical, random, chance, unpredictable; casual, wanton, unmotivated, motiveless, unreasoned, unsupported, irrational, illogical, groundless, unjustified.

the arbitrary power of a prince : AUTOCRATIC, dictatorial, autarchic, undemocratic, despotic, tyrannical, authoritarian; absolute, uncontrolled, unlimited, unrestrained.

reasoned, democratic.

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