Definitions for whimsyˈʰwɪm zi, ˈwɪm-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. notion, whim, whimsy, whimsey(noun)

    an odd or fanciful or capricious idea

    "the theatrical notion of disguise is associated with disaster in his stories"; "he had a whimsy about flying to the moon"; "whimsy can be humorous to someone with time to enjoy it"

  2. flightiness, arbitrariness, whimsicality, whimsy, whimsey, capriciousness(noun)

    the trait of acting unpredictably and more from whim or caprice than from reason or judgment

    "I despair at the flightiness and whimsicality of my memory"

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  1. whimsy(Noun)

    A quaint and fanciful idea. A whim. Playfully odd behaviour.

  2. whimsy(Noun)

    An impulsive, illogical or capricious character.

  3. whimsy(Noun)

    A whim.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Whimsy(noun)

    a whim; a freak; a capricious notion, a fanciful or odd conceit

  2. Whimsy(noun)

    a whim

  3. Whimsy(noun)

    a whimsey

  4. Origin: [See Whim.]

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