English to Afrikaans Meaning :: offbeat

Offbeat :
offbeat
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Noun(1) an unaccented beat (especially the last beat of a measure
Adjective(1) (informal

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(1) The film, not the band, is a delightful little offbeat story that still retains its strange power to move me after 30 years.(2) He knew the steps, but the music was offbeat this time.(3) It looked a bit offbeat , away from the commonplace, conventional boutiques where the normal celebrities would be found.(4) Dr. Seuss has been one of the most unusual and offbeat children's authors in literature.(5) A carefree clarinet solo is offbeat but still manages to be a perfect fit.(6) Classic echo and dub treatments infuse the songs alongside submersively deep bass, snare hits, basic hi-hat patterns, and offbeat keyboard accents.(7) The owners have recently refurbished the attic space and now regularly hold offbeat theatrical events and musical evenings up there.(8) Over the weeks, we came to the conclusion that the more offbeat , the more weird it is, the better it works.(9) The book is an offbeat history of the saxophone from every angle of interest - its inventor, its evolution, its foremost players, its collectors and its impact on popular culture.(10) The ÔÇÿbombsÔÇÖ mentioned in the poem refer to a musical term used to describe the strong offbeat accents used by drummers that were particularly influential during the bebop period of jazz.(11) It is instantly recognizable from the counterpoint between the bass and drum downbeat, and the offbeat rhythm section.(12) Between the offbeat strum, subterranean bass and rock-steady drumming, they leave gaps that other bands would nervously clutter with ephemera.(13) The humor is offbeat and unconventional, but much of it is funny.(14) The composer has his share of offbeat projects to keep himself busy.(15) This quirky, offbeat blog has a beautiful, poetic quality that really stands out from the crowd.(16) We're sitting in her car, and she has the radio on low, playing some offbeat song.
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(1) off-beat ::
off-beat
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Adjective
1. unconventional ::
onkonvensionele
2. unorthodox ::
onortodokse
3. unusual ::
ongewone
4. eccentric ::
eksentrieke
7. strange ::
vreemde
8. bizarre ::
bisarre
9. weird ::
vreemd
10. peculiar ::
eienaardige
11. odd ::
vreemd
12. freakish ::
grillig
13. outlandish ::
vreemd
14. out of the ordinary ::
buitengewone
15. Bohemian ::
boheemse
16. alternative ::
alternatiewe
17. zany ::
Zanie
18. quirky ::
prettige
19. wacky ::
gek
20. freaky ::
vreemd
21. way-out ::
uitweg
23. kooky ::
verknipt
24. oddball ::
oddball
Noun
25. upbeat ::
optimisties
Different Forms
offbeat, offbeats
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