What does offbeat mean?

Definitions for offbeat
ˈɔfˈbit, ˈɒf-; -ˌbitoff·beat

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. upbeat, offbeat(adj)

    an unaccented beat (especially the last beat of a measure)

  2. far-out, kinky, offbeat, quirky, way-out(adj)

    informal terms; strikingly unconventional

Wiktionary

  1. offbeat(Noun)

    The beats not normally accented in a measure.

    The congregation clapped along on the offbeat.

  2. offbeat(Noun)

    An unconventional person, someone who does not follow the beat, who chooses not to conform.

  3. offbeat(Adjective)

    Unusual, unconventional, not ordinary.

    He has such an offbeat sense of humor that hardly anyone finds his jokes amusing.

  4. Origin: From ; not following the beat (e.g., of a drum that sounds out cadence)

How to pronounce offbeat?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say offbeat in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of offbeat in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of offbeat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of offbeat in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Radcliffe:

    We became very good friends, i started learning about Lorenzo Pisoni life … and then I became the most annoying [ person ] … Like, ‘ Oh, you were in The Pickle Family Circus ?! Can you juggle ? ’ It was annoying I ’m sure, but Lorenzo Pisoni was very sweet and humored me. And while the two men shared similar offbeat upbringings in the spotlight, Daniel Radcliffe was more fascinated by their differences and how the spotlight had impacted them over the years.

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