Crank and Whimsy

Crank

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Crank noun – A sudden impulsive and apparently unmotivated idea or action.
Usage example: his endless and unpredictable cranks made spending time with him exhausting

Whimsy and crank are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Whimsy" instead a noun "Crank".
Nearby Words: cranked, cranking
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Whimsy

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Whimsy noun – A sudden impulsive and apparently unmotivated idea or action.
Usage example: the pop singer's latest whimsy is that she has acting talent

Crank and whimsy are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Crank" instead a noun "Whimsy".
Nearby Words: whimsical, whim
Synonyms for Whimsy
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Whimsy and Crank. (2016). Retrieved 2019, December 16, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/crank/whimsy
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