whimsical

[hwim-zi-kuhl, wim-]
adjective
1.
given to whimsy or fanciful notions; capricious: a pixyish, whimsical fellow.
2.
of the nature of or proceeding from whimsy, as thoughts or actions: Her writing showed whimsical notions of human behavior.
3.
erratic; unpredictable: He was too whimsical with regard to his work.

Origin:
1645–55; whims(y) + -ical

whimsically, adverb
unwhimsical, adjective
unwhimsically, adverb
unwhimsicalness, noun
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whimsical (ˈwɪmzɪkəl)
 
adj
1.  spontaneously fanciful or playful
2.  given to whims; capricious
3.  quaint, unusual, or fantastic
 
whimsicality
 
n
 
'whimsically
 
adv
 
'whimsicalness
 
n

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whimsical
1650s, from whimsy. Related: Whimsically.
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Example sentences
Once welcomed as daring, the hall was now scorned as unbuildable-a whimsically
  complicated folly.
Now and again a whimsically painted steeple breaks the horizon, its gilded
  cupola glittering in the bright spring sun.
Too many myths fly around whimsically claiming that weed is dangerous to health
  and to society.
Or whimsically decided they are, to annoy you when you're planning to entertain.
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