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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Out of the ordinary; unusual.

Usage examples (34)
  • It was bizarre that the sea lion was so far from the ocean.
  • Restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another like a rabbit
  • He says that he "just finds beauty in bizarre places."
  • Roberts used the story not just in bizarre seduction ploys. for more
Tutoring comment
  • "Bazaar" and "bazar" mean the same thing (Oriental market), while "bizarre" means something unconventional or strange.
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