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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In a fanciful manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : a pixyish, whimsical fellow. ,Her writing showed whimsical notions of human behavior. ,He was too whimsical with regard to his work
  • Henry and Daisy have been to see the lying in state, as lying stark and dead is called whimsically, of the Duke of Sussex.
  • "Neither do I," admitted Betty, adding whimsically.
  • "What will you have, Mollie?" she asked whimsically. for more
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