Synonyms for odd
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Not having a mate.
Optimistically, he had a corner of a drawer for odd socks.
But for the odd exception.
Left over, remaining when the rest have been grouped
I'm the odd one out.
Casual, irregular, not planned.
He's only worked odd jobs.
There were thirty-odd people in the room.
Not divisible by two.
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Odd is unmated, as an odd shoe, and so uneven, as an odd number. Singular is alone of its kind; as, the singular number. What is singular is odd, but what is odd may not be singular; as, a drawerful of odd gloves. A strange thing is something hitherto unknown in fact or in cause. A singular coincidence is one the happening of which is unusual; a strange coincidence is one the cause of which is hard to explain. That which is peculiar belongs especially to a person as his own; as, Israel was called Jehovah's "peculiar people," i. e., especially chosen and cherished by him; in its ordinary use there is the implication that the thing peculiar to one is not common to the majority nor quite approved by them, though it may be shared by many; as, the Shakers are peculiar. Eccentric is off or aside from the center, and so off or aside from the ordinary and what is considered the normal course; as, genius is commonly eccentric. Eccentric is a higher and more respectful word than odd or queer. Erratic signifies wandering, a stronger and more censorious term than eccentric. Queer is transverse or oblique, aside from the common in a way that is comical or perhaps slightly ridiculous. Quaint denotes that which is pleasingly odd and fanciful, often with something of the antique; as, the quaint architecture of medieval towns. That which is funny is calculated to provoke laughter; that which is droll is more quietly amusing. That which is grotesque in the material sense is irregular or misshapen in form or outline or ill-proportioned so as to be somewhat ridiculous; the French bizarre is practically equivalent to grotesque.
anomalous, bizarre, comical, crotchety, curious, droll, eccentric, erratic, extraordinary, fantastic, funny, grotesque, laughable, ludicrous, peculiar, preposterous, quaint, queer, ridiculous, singular, strange, uncommon, unique, unmatched, unusual, whimsical
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not divisible by two
not easily explained
"it is odd that his name is never mentioned"
an indefinite quantity more than that specified
"invited 30-odd guests"
curious, funny, odd, peculiar, queer, rum, rummy, singularadjective
beyond or deviating from the usual or expected
"a curious hybrid accent"; "her speech has a funny twang"; "they have some funny ideas about war"; "had an odd name"; "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"; "something definitely queer about this town"; "what a rum fellow"; "singular behavior"
unmatched, remarkable, left(p), unpaired, suspect, risible, rum, peculiar, amusing, mirthful, unique, rummy, laughable, comic, uneven, curious, unexpended, peculiar(a), homophile(a), funny, leftover, gay, remaining, fishy, particular(a), unmated, left over(p), singular, suspicious, special(a), shady, comical
odd, unmatched, unmated, unpairedadjective
of the remaining member of a pair, of socks e.g.
left(p), remaining, matchless, peerless, peculiar, curious, rum, uneven, singular, unpaired, unexpended, funny, unmated, unmatchable, nonpareil, one(a), unrivaled, one and only(a), left over(p), unrivalled, rummy, unmatched, leftover
leftover, left over(p), left(p), odd, remaining, unexpendedadjective
not used up
"leftover meatloaf"; "she had a little money left over so she went to a movie"; "some odd dollars left"; "saved the remaining sandwiches for supper"; "unexpended provisions"
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unmatched, single, uneven, singular, peculiar, unusual, unique, strange, quaint, extraordinary, queer, eccentric, whimsical, freakish, baroque, fantastic, nondescript, abnormal, bizarre, erratic, unconventional, curious, capricious, extra, remaining, additional, redundant, casual, supernumerary
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It is odd but agitation or contest of any kind gives a rebound to my spirits and sets me up for a time.
New Horizons is on a journey to a new class of planets we've never seen, in a place we've never been before, for decades, we thought Pluto was this odd little body on the planetary outskirts; now we know it's really a gateway to an entire region of new worlds in the Kuiper Belt, and New Horizons is going to provide the first close-up look at them.
There are two sorts of curiosity -- the momentary and the permanent. The momentary is concerned with the odd appearance on the surface of things. The permanent is attracted by the amazing and consecutive life that flows on beneath the surface of things.
This is the third time; I hope good luck lies in odd numbers.... There is divinity in odd numbers, either in nativity, chance, or death.
This is a very odd story, we wish she could tell us what happened.
Translations for odd
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- Iskis, imparBreton
- senar, imparell, aproximadament, estranyCatalan, Valencian
- merkwürdig, ungerade, komisch, einzeln, seltsamGerman
- extraño, desemparejado, raro, aproximadamente, desparejado, impar, guachoSpanish
- pariton, suunnilleen, omituinen, noin, kummallinen, satunnainen, outoFinnish
- étrange, bizarre, impair, à peu prèsFrench
- còrr, corraScottish Gaelic
- egynéhány, páratlan, valahány, furcsa, furaHungarian
- տարօրինակ, կենտArmenian
- odda-, hvass, ójafnIcelandic
- approssimativamente, strano, dispari, mordi e fuggi, a occhio e croce, strambo, casuale, all'incirca, irregolare, spaiato, occasionale, circaItalian
- უცნაური, კენტიGeorgian
- ongeruedLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- nepāra, dīvainsLatvian
- merkwaardig, uitzonderlijk, overblijvend, vreemd, raar, zeldzaam, resterend, onregelmatig, ongeveer, oneven, bij benadering, onpaarDutch
- nieparzysty, dziwnyPolish
- estranho, raro, aproximadamente, ímparPortuguese
- приблизительно, странный, нечётный, околоRussian
- neparan, непаранSerbo-Croatian
- lih, čudenSlovene
- విలక్షణమైన, బేసిTelugu
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