Definition of oddity noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈɒdəti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɑːdəti//
    (pl. oddities)
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  1. 1[countable] a person or thing that is strange or unusual The book deals with some of the oddities of grammar and spelling.
  2. 2[uncountable] the quality of being strange or unusual She suddenly realized the oddity of her remark and blushed.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: oddity