Definitions for oddballˈɒdˌbɔl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. (n.)an eccentric or peculiar person or thing.

    Category: Informal

  2. (adj.)eccentric; atypical.

    Category: Informal

* Informal..

Origin of oddball:

1940–45, Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eccentric, eccentric person, flake, oddball, geek(noun)

    a person with an unusual or odd personality


  1. oddball(Noun)

    An eccentric or unusual person.

  2. oddball(Adjective)

    Exotic, not mainstream, such as an oddball word or an oddball computer program.

  3. Origin: From odd + ball?


  1. Oddball

    Oddball is the name of two supervillains in Marvel Comics.


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