What does oddity mean?

Definitions for oddity
ˈɒd ɪ tiodd·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oddity, oddnessnoun

    eccentricity that is not easily explained

  2. oddity, queerness, quirk, quirkiness, crotchetnoun

    a strange attitude or habit

  3. curio, curiosity, oddity, oddment, peculiarity, raritynoun

    something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting


  1. odditynoun

    An odd or strange thing.

  2. odditynoun

    A strange person; an oddball.

  3. odditynoun


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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oddity in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oddity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of oddity in a Sentence

  1. Hal Buell:

    He came alongside the stage and he put his camera on stage ... and he kind of blindly shot the picture, it's one of those vignettes ... an oddity that caught the eye of the editors.

  2. Alba Pasini:

    The oddity of this case is represented by the rarity of these findings ; whether the two evidences are somehow linked or not, it's been a truly lucky event to find them on the same individual.

  3. Joey Ciaramitaro:

    Some people really love the idea of sending it back to sea because it's such a strange oddity, and I don't think there's a right or wrong answer. I think maybe the wrong answer would be to just boil it up and treat it like any other lobster.

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