whimsey

whimsey

[hwim-zee, wim-]
noun, plural whimseys.
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whimsy or whimsey (ˈwɪmzɪ)
 
n , pl -sies, -seys
1.  a capricious idea or notion
2.  light or fanciful humour
3.  something quaint or unusual
 
adj , -sies, -seys, -sier, -siest
4.  quaint, comical, or unusual, often in a tasteless way
 
[C17: from whim; compare flimsy]
 
whimsey or whimsey
 
n
 
adj
 
[C17: from whim; compare flimsy]

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