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adjective eccentric pronunciation in British English /ɪkˈsentrɪk/

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  1. someone who is eccentric often behaves in slightly strange or unusual ways
    She’s regarded as being rather eccentric.
    an eccentric, difficult genius
    1. a.
      used about actions, decisions, or things that people make that are strange or unusual
      a rather eccentric decision by the referee
      an eccentric family tradition

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 eccentric pronunciation in British English /ɪkˈsentrɪkli/ adverb


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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