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Definition 1: a person with an unusual or odd personality - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for eccentric in the sense of this definition

(eccentric is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of eccentric ) a whimsically eccentric person

(... is a kind of eccentric ) a person who is regarded as eccentric or mad

Definition 2: a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities) - [noun denoting person]

Samples where eccentric or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a real character
  • a strange character
  • a friendly eccentric
  • the capable type
  • a mental case

Synonyms for eccentric in the sense of this definition

(eccentric is a kind of ...) a fully developed person from maturity onward

Definition 3: not having a common center; not concentric - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where eccentric or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • eccentric circles

Synonyms for eccentric in the sense of this definition

(eccentric is similar to ...) not centered or having no center

(eccentric is similar to ...) situated away from the center or axis

Definition 4: conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where eccentric or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for eccentric in the sense of this definition

(eccentric is similar to ...) not conventional or conformist

"unconventional life styles"

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