Eccentric and Whimsical


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Eccentric adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Whimsical is a synonym for eccentric in idiosyncratic topic. In some cases you can use "Whimsical" instead an adjective "Eccentric", when it comes to topics like odd, bizarre.
Nearby Words: eccentricity, eccentrically, eccentrical
Synonyms for Eccentric


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Whimsical adjective – Prone to sudden illogical changes of mind, ideas, or actions.
Usage example: it's hard to make plans with such a whimsical best friend

Eccentric is a synonym for whimsical in playful topic. You can use "Eccentric" instead an adjective "Whimsical".
Nearby Words: whim, whimsy, whimsicality
Synonyms for Whimsical

Things that words describes

person eccentric person whimsical person
behaviour eccentric behaviour whimsical behaviour
sense eccentric sense whimsical sense
character eccentric character whimsical character
Other nouns: guy, people, lady, style, nature, way, characters, personality, artist, side, version.

Both words in one sentence

  • Western Animation / Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Faux Affably Evil: Chester V starts off as Flint's idol figure, very whimsical and eccentric ...and his Evil Plan is to turn the sentient foodimals into food bars, starting by shredding Flint's friends in the grinder.
  • Imogen, post Lady Macbeth plot, is an odd and eccentric thing, whose far too whimsical and energetic.
  • Phil Lester, BBC Radio 1 host and YouTube vlogger known for his eccentric, whimsical, and near-childlike personality.
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