Sentence Examples


  • It's just something whimsical I painted some time ago.
  • Queen Christina was not yet twenty, and took a lively if a somewhat whimsical interest in literary and philosophical culture.
  • Very fine examples of stalactitic chalcedony, in whimsical forms, have been yielded by some of the Cornish copper-mines.
  • And his whimsical consort, Maria Carolina, scarcely apes.
  • In Paris, too, at this time he made a whimsical but pleasant friendship. Marie de Jars de Gournay (1565-1645), one of the most learned ladies of the 16th and 17th centuries, had conceived such a veneration for the author of the Essays that, though a very young girl and connected with many noble families, she travelled to the capital on purpose to make his acquaintance.