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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of idiosyncratic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of idiosyncratic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brendan Foht:

    It's a for-profit industry, so if customers come in with some idiosyncratic desire for IVF, they're probably not going to turn them away.

  2. Portales Partners analyst Paul Gulberg:

    This type of lending carries idiosyncratic risk, your risk is against mispricing something because you are working with products that are very unique.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Anne Hathaway:

    I've known Christopher for many years, and I love him, when I think of a great English designer, I think of him, and he's so idiosyncratic and so talented. So I just reached out to him and said, ‘Want to just let your imagination go wild?’ And he made this!

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