Synonyms for whim

Synonyms for (noun) whim

Synonyms: notion, whim, whimsey, whimsy

Definition: an odd or fanciful or capricious idea

Usage: the theatrical notion of disguise is associated with disaster in his stories; he had a whimsy about flying to the moon; whimsy can be humorous to someone with time to enjoy it

Similar words: idea, thought

Definition: the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about

Usage: it was not a good idea; the thought never entered my mind


Synonyms: impulse, whim, caprice

Definition: a sudden desire

Usage: he bought it on an impulse

Similar words: desire

Definition: the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state