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Synonyms for oddity
ˈɒd ɪ tiodd·i·ty

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  1. odditynoun


  2. odditynoun

    An odd or strange thing.


  3. odditynoun

    A strange person; an oddball.


  4. odditynoun



Princeton's WordNet

  1. oddity, oddnessnoun

    eccentricity that is not easily explained

    oddness, quirkiness, crotchet, curiosity, peculiarity, queerness, curio, oddment, quirk, rarity

  2. oddity, queerness, quirk, quirkiness, crotchetnoun

    a strange attitude or habit

    rarity, quarter note, homoeroticism, gayness, curio, hook, oddness, curiosity, quirkiness, homosexuality, queerness, crotchet, peculiarity, oddment, quirk, homosexualism

  3. curio, curiosity, oddity, oddment, peculiarity, raritynoun

    something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting

    rarity, tenuity, remainder, wonder, end, distinguishing characteristic, distinctiveness, rareness, curio, oddness, specialty, curiosity, quirkiness, low density, queerness, crotchet, specialness, distinctive feature, remnant, peculiarity, oddment, infrequency, quirk, speciality

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. odditynoun

    singularity, strangeness, queerness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. odditynoun

    oddness, singularity, curiosity, nondescript, marvel, wonder

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "oddity":

    uniqueness, singularity

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How to use oddity in a sentence?

  1. Hal Buell:

    He came alongside the stage and he put his camera on stage ... and he kind of blindly shot the picture, it's one of those vignettes ... an oddity that caught the eye of the editors.

  2. Alba Pasini:

    The oddity of this case is represented by the rarity of these findings ; whether the two evidences are somehow linked or not, it's been a truly lucky event to find them on the same individual.

  3. Joey Ciaramitaro:

    Some people really love the idea of sending it back to sea because it's such a strange oddity, and I don't think there's a right or wrong answer. I think maybe the wrong answer would be to just boil it up and treat it like any other lobster.

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