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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oddnessnoun

    the parity of odd numbers (not divisible by two)

  2. oddity, oddnessnoun

    eccentricity that is not easily explained


  1. oddnessnoun

    The state or quality of being odd.

  2. oddnessnoun

    The result or product of being odd.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Oddnessnoun

    Etymology: from odd.

    Coveting to recommend himself to posterity, Marcus Tullius Cicero begged it as an alms of the historians, to remember his consulship: and observe the oddness of the event; all their histories are lost, and the vanity of his request stands recorded in his own writings. John Dryden, Aurengzebe, Pref.

    A knave is apprehensive of being discovered; and this habitual concern puts an oddness into his looks. Collier.

    My wife fell into a violent disorder, and I was a little discomposed at the oddness of the accident. Jonathan Swift.


  1. oddness

    Oddness refers to the quality, state, or characteristic of being strange, peculiar, unusual, or not fitting conventional norms, patterns or expectations. In mathematics, it refers to the property of being an odd number, which can be divided by 2 with a remainder of 1.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oddness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oddness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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