- A whim; a freak; a capricious notion, a fanciful or odd conceit."The whimsiesof poets and painters." [Ray.]"Men's folly, whimsies, and inconstancy." [Swift.]"Mistaking the whimseys of a feverish brain for the calm revelation of truth." [Bancroft.]
- [Mining] A whim.
Etymology: See Whim