Definitions for bizarrebɪˈzɑr

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bi•zarre*bɪˈzɑr(adj.)

  1. markedly unusual in appearance, style, or general character; strange; odd.

* Syn: See fantastic.

Origin of bizarre:

1640–50; < F < It bizzarro lively, capricious

bi•zarre′ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bizarre, eccentric, freakish, freaky, flaky, flakey, gonzo, off-the-wall, outlandish, outre(adj)

    conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual

    "restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another like a rabbit"; "famed for his eccentric spelling"; "a freakish combination of styles"; "his off-the-wall antics"; "the outlandish clothes of teenagers"; "outre and affected stage antics"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. bizarre(adjective)ɪˈzɑr

    unusual and strange

    a bizarre haircut; a bizarre way to treat a friend

Wiktionary

  1. bizarre(Adjective)

    strangely unconventional in style or appearance.

  2. Origin: From bizarre, from bizzarro.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bizarre(adj)

    odd in manner or appearance; fantastic; whimsical; extravagant; grotesque

Freebase

  1. Bizarre

    Rufus Arthur Johnson, better known by his stage name Bizarre, is an American rapper, best known for his work with Detroit-based hip hop group D12. His songs frequently contain subject matter that often creates shock value, such as rape and drugs.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bizarre' in Adjectives Frequency: #1007


Translations for bizarre

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

bizarre(adjective)

odd or very strange

a bizarre turn of events.

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