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whimsical
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
playful or amusing

or:

determined by chance or impulse rather than by necessity or reason
  • Certainly one of the persons about whom Maggie's fears were furthest from troubling themselves was her aunt Pullet, on whom, seeing that she did not live in St. Ogg's, and was neither sharp-eyed nor sharp-tempered, it would surely have been quite whimsical of them to fix rather than on aunt Glegg.
    5.5 -- Book 5 Chapter 5 -- The Cloven Tree (4% in)

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