What does exotic mean?

Definitions for exotic
ɪgˈzɒt ɪkex·ot·ic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word exotic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. alien, exotic(adj)

    being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world

    "alien customs"; "exotic plants in a greenhouse"; "exotic cuisine"

  2. exotic(adj)

    strikingly strange or unusual

    "an exotic hair style"; "protons, neutrons, electrons and all their exotic variants"; "the exotic landscape of a dead planet"

Wiktionary

  1. exotic(Noun)

    An organism that is exotic to an environment.

  2. exotic(Noun)

    An exotic dancer; a stripteaser.

  3. exotic(Noun)

    Any exotic particle.

    Glueballs, theoretical particles composed only of gluons, are exotics.

  4. exotic(Adjective)

    Foreign, with the connotation of excitingly foreign.

    exotic appearance

  5. exotic(Adjective)

    Non-native to the ecosystem.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exotic(adj)

    introduced from a foreign country; not native; extraneous; foreign; as, an exotic plant; an exotic term or word

  2. Exotic(noun)

    anything of foreign origin; something not of native growth, as a plant, a word, a custom

  3. Origin: [L. exoticus, Gr. fr. 'e`xw outside: cf. F. exotique. See Exoteric.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Exotic

    egz-ot′ik, adj. introduced from a foreign country—the opposite of indigenous.—n. anything of foreign origin: something not native to a country, as a plant, a word, a custom.—ns. Exot′icism, Ex′otism. [L.,—Gr. exōtikosexō, outside.]

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'exotic' in Adjectives Frequency: #949

How to pronounce exotic?

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How to say exotic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exotic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exotic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of exotic in a Sentence

  1. Sam Bompas:

    I'm obsessed with ultra exotic fruits.

  2. Arild Olsen:

    We're advertising the exotic side of being in the dark.

  3. Michelle Christensen:

    We came to these crossroads of making it more exotic and dramatic.

  4. Mark Christmann:

    It’s not something you see every day, especially with exotic meat.

  5. Nadim Khan:

    Coming here must be exotic for foreign journalists like you, right ?

Images & Illustrations of exotic

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