toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

whimsical
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
playful, amusing, or impulsive rather than seriously rational
  • To Danglars Monte Cristo also wrote, requesting him to excuse the whimsical gift of a capricious millionaire, and to beg the baroness to pardon the Eastern fashion adopted in the return of the horses.
    Chapters 47-48 (23% in)

There are no more uses of "whimsical" in The Count of Monte Cristo.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®