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whim

US [hwɪm]
UK [wɪm]
  • n.心血来潮;一时的兴致;突发的奇想
  • Web怪念头;幻想;冲动
Plural Form:whims  
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n.
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心血来潮;一时的兴致;突发的奇想a sudden wish to do or have sth, especially when it is sth unusual or unnecessary
He was forced to pander to her every whim .
她每次心血来潮他都不得不依随她。
We bought the house on a whim .
我们一时冲动买了这所房子。
My duties seem to change daily at the whim of the boss.
我的职责似乎随着老板的兴致每天改变。
the whims of fashion
时尚的变化多端
She hires and fires people at whim .
她随心所欲地雇用人和解雇人。

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