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whim·sy also whim·sey
n. pl. whim·sies, also whim·seys
An odd or fanciful idea; a whim.
A quaint or fanciful quality: stories full of whimsy.

[Probably from whim-wham, fanciful object.]

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition Copyright © 2000

Whimwham
n. [Formed from whim by reduplication.]
1. A whimsical thing; an odd device; a trifle; a trinket; a gimcrack. [R.]

They'll pull ye all to pieces for your whimwhams. --Bear. & Fl.

2. A whim, or whimsey; a freak.

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998
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