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English definition of “whim”

whim

noun [C]     /wɪm/
C2 a sudden wish or idea, especially one that cannot be reasonably explained: We booked the holiday on a whim. You can add what you like to this mixture - brandy, whisky, or nothing at all - as the whim takes you. Oh for a husband who would indulge my every whim!Feelings of desire
(Definition of whim noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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