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Synonyms for peculiarity
pɪˌkyu liˈær ɪ ti, -kyulˈyær-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. peculiarity, distinctive feature, distinguishing characteristic(noun)

    an odd or unusual characteristic

    Synonyms:
    rarity, specialty, speciality, distinctive feature, distinguishing characteristic, curiosity, oddment, curio, oddity, specialness, distinctiveness

  2. peculiarity, specialness, specialty, speciality, distinctiveness(noun)

    a distinguishing trait

    Synonyms:
    long suit, particularity, distinguishing characteristic, rarity, metier, curio, specialism, disparateness, strong point, distinctiveness, specialty, curiosity, specialisation, distinctive feature, oddity, specialness, strong suit, forte, oddment, speciality, strength, specialization

  3. curio, curiosity, oddity, oddment, peculiarity, rarity(noun)

    something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting

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

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. peculiarity

    A characteristic belongs to the nature or character of the person, thing, or class, and serves to identify an object; as, a copper-colored skin, high cheek-bones, and straight, black hair are characteristics of the American Indian. A sign is manifest to an observer; a mark or a characteristic may be more difficult to discover; an insensible person may show signs of life, while sometimes only close examination will disclose marks of violence. Pallor is ordinarily a mark of fear; but in some brave natures it is simply a characteristic of intense earnestness. Mark is sometimes used in a good, but often in a bad sense; we speak of the characteristic of a gentleman, the mark of a villain. Compare ATTRIBUTE; CHARACTER.

    Synonyms:
    attribute, attribute, character, characteristic, distinction, feature, indication, mark, property, quality, sign, singularity, trace, trait

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. peculiarity

    Synonyms:
    speciality, individuality, distinctiveness, idiosyncrasy

    Antonyms:
    generality, universality, community, uniformity, homology, homogeneity, conaturality

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. peculiarity(n.)

    Synonyms:
    individuality, idiocrasy, idiosyncrasy, characteristic, speciality, singularity

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    particularity, specificity, distinctiveness, individuality

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