Eccentric and Original


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Eccentric noun – A person of odd or whimsical habits.
Usage example: an eccentric who designed his house to look like a Scottish castle

Original is a synonym for eccentric in unusual topic. In some cases you can use "Original" instead the word "Eccentric" as a noun or an adjective.
Nearby Words: eccentricity, eccentrically, eccentrical
Synonyms for Eccentric


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Original noun – A person of odd or whimsical habits.
Usage example: the town's singing mailman is an original, all right

Eccentric is a synonym for original in character topic. You can use "Eccentric" instead the word "Original" as a noun or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as individualist, person who is eccentric.
Nearby Words: origin, originality, origination, originator, originally
Synonyms for Original

How words are described

complete complete eccentric complete original
true true eccentric true original
cheerful cheerful eccentric cheerful original

Things that words describes

man eccentric man original man
author eccentric author original author
cast eccentric cast original cast
characters eccentric characters original characters
Other nouns: personality, music, owner, version, members, versions.

Both words in one sentence

  • In the original Thief, Garrett is hired partway through the game to steal a sword from eccentric rich guy Constantine.
    Source: Secret Test
  • A deleted scene features The Captain, an eccentric character introduced years after the original episode, explaining that he liked putting pineapples in front of his house as "a sign of hospitality", before flashing back to Ted stealing one of them while drunk.
  • Film / Who Framed Roger Rabbit While the Roger Rabbit of the original book had some notable eccentric traits, he was also somewhat shifty and definitely not the Nice Guy he pretended to be.
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