Noun(1) eccentricity that is not easily explained(2) a strange attitude or habit(3) something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting
(1) realizing the oddity of the remark, he retracted it(2) The oddity of this elaborate metaphor involving verse and human feet should not go unnoticed.(3) Written with charm and humour, this is a touching, absorbing oddity of a book about love, grief, avarice and generosity.(4) But the stark, dystopian science-fiction tale has become a cult oddity if not a classic.(5) One oddity of the place is that they don't do much in the way of fish and chips.(6) One oddity of this 1971 show is that Jesus is not the ├ö├ç├┐star├ö├ç├û of his own show.(7) The highlanders, with their visible poverty and audible oddity of speech, met with a mixed reception and often sent home unfavourable reports.(8) Thomas Pryor noted this oddity after observing one of the panel discussions in Hollywood.(9) The oddity of the practice is enhanced when I'm home alone.(10) Callum nodded, he had noticed this oddity , but blamed it on a mistake.(11) McBurney captures precisely the lonely oddity of individual lives that characterises Murakami's work.(12) The sheer oddity of this fabulous little book may explain why Boyd's writing is not more widely celebrated in Australia, and why it ought to be.(13) I can imagine that this play would have been the hardest to direct due to the sheer oddity of it all.(14) she was regarded as a bit of an oddity(15) One oddity of the generic preference polls is how volatile they are.(16) The oddity of Saintsbury's view may be easily seen in particular instances.
(1) oddity :: vreemd
1. eccentric ::
2. anomaly ::
3. strangeness ::
4. peculiarity ::
5. quirk ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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I have been called
"a genuine medical ODDITY."
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 24
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