whim - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "whim" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

whim / каприз, прихоть, блажь
[wɪm]
[wɪm]
Перевод
имя существительное
каприз
caprice, whim, freak, fancy, whimsy, vagary
прихоть
whim, fad, whimsy, fancy, whimsey, megrim
блажь
whim, extravagance, maggot, extravagancy
глагол
жаждать
crave, thirst, covet, hunger, yearn, whim
Определения
имя существительное
a sudden desire or change of mind, especially one that is unusual or unexplained.
she bought it on a whim
a windlass for raising ore or water from a mine.
Work was soon hampered by an inflow of large volumes of underground water in several shafts, keeping the whims occupied day and night.
Примеры
Recorded in 1987 and conceived on a whim , it was a source of irritation to the band themselves.
he appeared and disappeared at whim
she bought it on a whim
He opened the door on a whim , expecting nothing, but instead, he was faced with four sets of eyes.
One of my ancestors could have got really fed up with the weather in the middle of a dull March in 1700 and moved off to Wisconsin on a whim .
When I started this weblog last October, it was more or less on a whim .
This one was bought on a whim one bright Sunday afternoon in 1997, from Clone Zone on Old Compton Street.
After the war Doohan on a whim enrolled in a drama class in Toronto.
The assumption that Her Excellency just spent money on a whim is just plain wrong.
I guess we shouldn't be so surprised that Tizard leaves meetings on a whim .