caprichoso

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian capriccioso, from capriccio (whim, fancy, caprice, quirk); synchronically, capricho (caprice, fancy) +‎ -oso.

AdjectiveEdit

caprichoso m (feminine singular caprichosa, masculine plural caprichosos, feminine plural caprichosas, comparable)

  1. capricious (impulsive and unpredictable)
  2. who makes things with care
  3. who keeps things tidy

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Further readingEdit

  • caprichoso” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian capriccioso, from capriccio (whim, fancy, caprice, quirk); synchronically, capricho (caprice, fancy) +‎ -oso.

AdjectiveEdit

caprichoso (feminine singular caprichosa, masculine plural caprichosos, feminine plural caprichosas)

  1. whimsical, capricious
    Synonym: antojadizo