AskDefine | Define bizarre

Dictionary Definition

bizarre adj : conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual; "restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another like a rabbit"; "famed for his eccentric spelling"; "a freakish combination of styles"; "his off-the-wall antics"; "the outlandish clothes of teenagers"; "outre and affected stage antics" [syn: eccentric, freakish, freaky, flaky, off-the-wall, outlandish, outre]

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English

Pronunciation

  • italbrac US /bɪ'zaɹ/, /bə'zaɹ/

Etymology

etyl fr bizarre, from etyl eu bizar.

Adjective

  1. strangely unconventional in style or appearance, from the French bizarre.

Translations

French

Pronunciation

  • /bi.'za:ʁ/
  • /bi.'za:R/

Etymology

From bizar.

Adjective

  1. bizarre, odd
    Comme c'est bizarre !
  2. peculiar, quaint

Related terms

Extensive Definition

Bizarre may refer to:

See also

bizarre in French: Bizarre

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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