Search Result for "idiosyncratic":
1. peculiar to the individual;
- Example: "we all have our own idiosyncratic gestures"
- Example: "Michelangelo's highly idiosyncratic style of painting"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Idiosyncratic \Id`i*o*syn*crat"ic\, Idiosyncratical \Id`i*o*syn*crat"ic*al\, a. Of peculiar temper or disposition; belonging to one's peculiar and individual character. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
idiosyncratic adj 1: peculiar to the individual; "we all have our own idiosyncratic gestures"; "Michelangelo's highly idiosyncratic style of painting"Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
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