Skip to content

arbitrary

US [ˈɑrbɪˌtreri]
UK [ˈɑː(r)bɪtrəri]
  • adj.任意的;武断的;随心所欲的;专横的
  • Web专断的;随意的;任意角度
arbitrary
adj.
1.
任意的;武断的;随心所欲的not seeming to be based on a reason, system or plan and sometimes seeming unfair
The choice of players for the team seemed completely arbitrary.
看来这个队的队员完全是随意选定的。
He makes unpredictable, arbitrary decisions.
他做的决定难以预料,主观武断。
2.
专横的;专制的using power without restriction and without considering other people
the arbitrary powers of officials
官员的专制权力