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Whimsicality vs. Whimsy

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Whimsicalitynoun

(uncountable) the state of being whimsical.

Whimsynoun

A quaint and fanciful idea; a whim; playfully odd behaviour.

Whimsicalitynoun

(countable) something whimsical; a caprice.

Whimsynoun

An impulsive, illogical or capricious character.

Whimsicalitynoun

The quality or state of being whimsical; whimsicalness.

Whimsynoun

(mining) A whim capstan or vertical drum.

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Whimsicalitynoun

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’;

Whimsynoun

A jigsaw puzzle piece that has been cut into a recognizable shape, as if on a whim; often the shape is representative of the theme of the image used for the puzzle.

Whimsicalitynoun

the trait of behaving like an imp

Whimsyverb

(transitive) To fill with whimsies or whims; to make fantastic; to craze.

Whimsynoun

A whimsey.

Whimsynoun

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’;

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Whimsynoun

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’;

Whimsynoun

playfully quaint or fanciful behaviour or humour

‘the film is an awkward blend of whimsy and moralizing’;

Whimsynoun

a thing that is fanciful or odd

‘the stone carvings and whimsies’;

Whimsynoun

a whim

‘a clean slate on which to enter information in the form that suits your whimsy’;

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