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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of behaving like an imp; The trait of acting unpredictably and more from caprice than from reason or judgment.

Usage examples (37)
  • I despair at the flightiness and whimsicality of my memory
  • It was not her fault, but the flightiness and whimsicality of
  • His humor and whimsicality, though much less potent, were yet influential.
  • Delilah lost her whimsicality and stared down Ed Seitz with fire in her eyes. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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