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whimsical
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  • He had been over the Hall in the course of the morning and whimsically described the family pictures as we walked.
  • My guardian stopped and looked at him with a whimsical mixture of amusement and indignation in his face.
  • He had taken two or three undecided turns up and down while uttering these broken sentences, retaining the poker in one hand and rubbing his hair with the other, with a good-natured vexation at once so whimsical and so lovable that I am sure we were more delighted with him than we could possibly have expressed in any words.
  • "It is pleasant," said Mr. Skimpole, turning his sprightly eyes from one to the other of us, "and it is whimsically interesting to trace peculiarities in families.
  • He thought about it for a little while with a highly agreeable and whimsical expression of face, then quite gave it up and said in his most engaging manner, "You know what a child I am.

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  • It was an especially whimsical episode of Family Guy.
  • benefited and suffered under a whimsical boss

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