Definition of whimsy
- the designer's new line showed a touch of whimsy
The designer's new line showed a touch of whimsy.
a bit of decorative whimsy
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First Known Use: 1605See Words from the same year
bee in one's bonnet;
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having a quality expressive of sadness
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