Definitions for quizzicalˈkwɪz ɪ kəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

quiz•zi•calˈkwɪz ɪ kəl(adj.)

  1. odd or comical.

  2. questioning or puzzled:

    a quizzical expression on her face.

  3. derisively questioning or ridiculing.

Origin of quizzical:

1790–1800

quiz′zi•cal•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mocking, teasing, quizzical(adj)

    playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)

    "his face wore a somewhat quizzical almost impertinent air"- Lawrence Durrell

  2. questioning, quizzical(adj)

    perplexed (as if being expected to know something that you do not know)

    "he had a quizzical expression"

Wiktionary

  1. quizzical(Adjective)

    Questioning or suggesting puzzlement.

  2. quizzical(Adjective)

    Strange or eccentric.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quizzical(adj)

    relating to quizzing: given to quizzing; of the nature of a quiz; farcical; sportive

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