bizarre

[[t]bɪzɑ͟ː(r)[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED
Something that is bizarre is very odd and strange.

The game was also notable for the bizarre behaviour of the team's manager...

You know, that book you lent me is really bizarre.

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bizarrely ADV-GRADED ADV with v, ADV adj, ADV with cl

She dressed bizarrely...

Bizarrely, death is not a disqualification for voting although non-attendance at party meetings is.


English dictionary. 2008.

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  • bizarre — [ bizar ] adj. • bigearre XVIe; it. bizzaro « capricieux », de l esp. bizarro « brave » 1 ♦ Qui s écarte de l ordre commun, qui est inhabituel, qu on explique mal. ⇒ curieux, drôle, étonnant, étrange, inattendu, insolite, saugrenu, singulier; fam …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bizarre — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bizarre Archivo:Bizarre band.jpg Bizarre, 2006 Información personal Origen Blanes …   Wikipedia Español

  • Bizarre — Бизарр …   Википедия

  • Bizarre — steht für: Bizarre Festival, Musikfestival Bizarre Records, US amerikanisches Plattenlabel Bizarre (Fetischmagazin), englisches Fetischmagazin Bizarre (Zeitschrift), eine von Éric Losfeld 1953 begründete französische Zeitschrift Bizarre Städte,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bizarre — may refer to: *Bizarre (rapper), solo rapper as well as member of the group D12 * Bizarre (TV series), Canadian sketch comedy television series starring John Byner * Bizarre , fetish magazine published by John Willie * Bizarre (magazine), sister… …   Wikipedia

  • Bizarre 64 — [http://atchison.net/bizarre64bbs.htm] was a bulletin board system written for the Commodore 64 by Bill Atchison circa 1985 in order to fill the need for a faster and more professional BBS system than was currently available at the time for the… …   Wikipedia

  • bizarre — BIZARRE. adj. des 2 g. Fantasque, extravagant, capricieux. Un esprit bizarre. Avoir l humeur bizarre. Sentimens bizarres. Opinions bizarres. [b]f♛/b] Il signifie aussi, Extraordinaire, hors de l usage commun. Couleur bizarre, Poil bizarre.… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • bizarre — BIZARRE, Bigearre. adj. de tout genre, Fantasque, extravagant, capricieux. Un esprit bizarre. un homme bigearre. il a l humeur bizarre. sentiments, opinions bizarres. Il signifie aussi fig. Extraordinaire & hors de l usage commun. Couleur bizarre …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Bizarre — Bi*zarre , a. [F. bizarre odd, fr. Sp. bizarro gallant, brave, liberal, prob. of Basque origin; cf. Basque bizarra beard, whence the meaning manly, brave.] Odd in manner or appearance; fantastic; whimsical; extravagant; grotesque. C. Kingsley.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bizarre — (adj.) 1640s, from Fr. bizarre odd, fantastic (16c.), originally handsome, brave, perhaps from Basque bizar a beard (the notion being of bearded Spanish soldiers making a strange impression on the French); alternative etymology traces it to It.… …   Etymology dictionary

  • bizarre — Bizarre, Ta nature s est trouvée en moy fantastique et bizarre. Pasquier …   Thresor de la langue françoyse


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