unwhimsical

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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