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whim
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Wuthering Heights
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  • The others were the satisfaction of my whims: and for Edgar’s sake, too, to satisfy him.
  • You can well afford to indulge their passing whims as long as their business is to anticipate all your desires.
  • ’An idle whim, I fear, sir,’ was my answer; ’or else an idle whim is going to spirit me away.
  • ’An idle whim, I fear, sir,’ was my answer; ’or else an idle whim is going to spirit me away.

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  • They flew to Paris on a whim.
  • This is the devilish thing about foreign affairs: they are foreign and will not always conform to our whim.
    James Reston

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