Definition Of arbitrary
based on random choice or personal whim, rather than any reason or system.
his mealtimes were entirely arbitrary
Example Of arbitrary
A right of access to a court is one of the checks on the danger of arbitrary power.…
Any system of classification is arbitrary and thus frail, subject to the contradictions of experience.
But Plato tells us that the ethical laws cannot be the arbitrary whims of personalized gods.
But why should we give that arbitrary power to any civil servant?
By the time of the Revolution, the standing army had become a symbol of repressive authority and arbitrary rule.