Idiosyncratic and Weird


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Idiosyncratic adjective – Peculiar to the individual.
Weird is a synonym for idiosyncratic in usual topic. In some cases you can use "Weird" instead an adjective "Idiosyncratic", when it comes to topics like eccentric.
Nearby Word: idiosyncrasy
Synonyms for Idiosyncratic


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Weird adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: always has a somewhat weird opinion of what's happening in the news

Idiosyncratic is a synonym for weird in usual topic. You can use "Idiosyncratic" instead an adjective "Weird", if it concerns topics such as bizarre.
Nearby Words: weirdo, weirdly, weirding, weirded
Synonyms for Weird

Things that words describes

sense idiosyncratic sense weird sense
habit idiosyncratic habit weird habit
style idiosyncratic style weird style
name idiosyncratic name weird name
Other nouns: form, way, example, language, version, behavior, ways, quirks.

Both words in one sentence

  • Voivod, whose guitarist (the late Denis "Piggy" D'Amour) inspired a whole generation of players with his idiosyncratic—and often downright weird—playing style.
    Source: Music of Note
  • Idiosyncratic Difficulty Levels Difficulty levels that are given weird names.
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