Definitions for idiosyncratic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. idiosyncratic(adj)

    peculiar to the individual

    "we all have our own idiosyncratic gestures"; "Michelangelo's highly idiosyncratic style of painting"


  1. idiosyncratic(Adjective)

    Peculiar to a specific individual; eccentric.

  2. Origin: From idiosyncrasy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Idiosyncratic(adj)

    alt. of Idiosyncratical

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Colm Kelleher:

    We are seeing selectively one or two deals that are having problems clearing here. I think they're of an idiosyncratic nature, but I'm on very high alert for that.

  2. John Johnston:

    The fact that the domestic components are up, outside of certain idiosyncratic areas such as healthcare, suggests that people aren't that worried about the election.

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