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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of acting unpredictably and more from caprice than from reason or judgment; An odd or fanciful or capricious idea.

Usage examples (39)
  • He had a whimsy about flying to the moon
  • whimsy can be humorous to someone with time to enjoy it
  • It is the very definition of a “race to the bottom,” at what I call a whimsy economy.
  • Perhaps it will not drown me in whimsy upon a second viewing. for more
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