Definition of bizarre adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//bɪˈzɑː(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//bɪˈzɑːr//
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very strange or unusual synonym weird a bizarre situation/incident/story bizarre behaviour Word Originmid 17th cent.: from French, from Italian bizzarro ‘angry’, of unknown origin.Extra examples He made some totally bizarre comments. He walked off in a most bizarre fashion. I found the whole situation very bizarre. It’s a pretty bizarre film. He was exhibiting some very bizarre behaviour. What a bizarre story!
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