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Engelsk navneord: whimsey

1. whimsey (om erkendelse) an odd or fanciful or capricious idea

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe 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.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)notion, whim, whimsy

Mindre specifikke termeridea, thought

2. whimsey (om egenskab) the trait of acting unpredictably and more from whim or caprice than from reason or judgment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI despair at the flightiness and whimsicality of my memory.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arbitrariness, capriciousness, flightiness, whimsicality, whimsy

Mindre specifikke termerirresponsibility, irresponsibleness

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