Eccentric and Wacky


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Eccentric adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: his eccentric decorating style isn't going over well with the neighbors

Wacky is a synonym for eccentric in way out topic. In some cases you can use "Wacky" instead an adjective "Eccentric". informal substitute
Nearby Words: eccentricity, eccentrically, eccentrical
Synonyms for Eccentric


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Wacky adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: raised by an uncle with a rather wacky philosophy of parenting

Eccentric is a synonym for wacky in zany topic. Sometimes you can use "Eccentric" instead the word "Wacky" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as acting crazy.
Synonyms for Wacky

Things that words describes

sense eccentric sense wacky sense
character eccentric character wacky character
man eccentric man wacky man
people eccentric people wacky people
Other nouns: style, family, nature, cast, characters, personality, side, version, plans, scientist, ways, uncle, antics, friends, neighbors.

Both words in one sentence

  • Genki Girl Wandering Son: Chizuru Sarashina is a wacky and eccentric girl who does what she wants to, even going against her school's clothing rules (she wore a bikini instead of the school swimsuit once, sometimes wears a tie instead of a ribbon, and wears the boy's uniform occasionally).
    Source: Genki Girl
  • The Drew Carey Show sends up this trope in "Drew's Inheritance," centered on the wacky hijinx resulting from the eccentric will of the Careys' late eccentric television-and-movies-obsessed relative.
  • Wacky Parent, Serious Child Franklin Sherman and his daughter Margo from The Critic, he's a wacky, hyperactive, extremely eccentric man while she's a sane teenage girl.
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