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adj. - Conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual.

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Usage examples (31)
  • Clinton's pardoning of Marc Rich was off-the-wall.
  • Zipcar was an off-the-wall idea just a few short years ago.
  • They are rumba Congolese and one of the more off-the-wall bands.
  • No pointless references to its President's off-the-wall statements.
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