whimsey

[ hwim-zee, wim- ]
/ ˈʰwɪm zi, ˈwɪm- /

noun, plural whim·seys.

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Example sentences from the Web for whimsey

  • I'm all right, I'm gettin' on all right,'an' then 'e went; seemed to go ower the whimsey an' back towards th' wood.

    The White Peacock|D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
  • But if it calms you to play like this, I am ready to humour so ridiculous a whimsey.'