how to pronounce whim

wɪm

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“… and off at whim it can severely damage …”

meanings of whim

noun:

  1. A large capstan or vertical drum turned by horse power or steam power, for raising ore or water, etc., from mines, or for other purposes.
  2. Initialism of warm-hot intergalactic medium.
  3. A bird, the Eurasian wigeon.
  4. A fanciful impulse, or whimsical idea.

verb:

  1. To be seized with a whim; to be capricious.

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