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Definition of eccentric adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

eccentric

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ɪkˈsɛntrɪk//
 
 
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considered by other people to be strange or unusual eccentric behavior/clothes an eccentric aunt
eccentric noun
 
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Most people considered him a harmless eccentric. Aunt Matilda was something of an eccentric.
eccentrically
 
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NAmE//ɪkˈsɛntrɪkli//
 
adverb