from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that is odd.
  • n. The state or quality of being odd; strangeness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An odd or strange thing.
  • n. A strange person; an oddball.
  • n. strangeness

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being odd; singularity; queerness; peculiarity.
  • n. That which is odd.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being odd; singularity; strangeness; whimsicality.
  • n. A peculiarity; a singularity; an odd way.
  • n. A singular person or thing; one characterized by oddness.
  • n. Synonyms See eccentric.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting
  • n. a strange attitude or habit
  • n. eccentricity that is not easily explained


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