Normal and Odd


Normal adjective - Being of the type that is encountered in the normal course of events.
Usage example: that fateful day had begun just like any normal workday

Odd is an antonym for normal in topics: common, sane.


Odd adjective - Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: odd behavior that prompted one of the waiting passengers to alert airport security

Normal is an antonym for odd in unusual topic.

Nearby Words: oddity, oddly

Both words in one sentence

  • Anime / Cross Ange Reversed in the game, where it's the CGI that's normal and the odd bit of 2D is what stands outnote¬†In fact, Zola, Coco, Miranda, Julio and several background characters are static cutouts with only very simple facial animation.
  • It's also implied that his Alternate Universe self Grandpa Harley (who seems to have had a normal enough upbringing, even though his stepmother was actually an alien empress) was similarly odd.
  • Film / Osmosis Jones Odd Name Out: Osmosis Jones', being a normal last name and a human-body-themed first name instead of other cells' like "Tom Colonic" and "Leah Estrogen".
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