whimsical: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (hwim'zi-kul, wim'-), [key]
— adj.
  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.
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