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adverb oddly pronunciation in British English /ˈɒdli/
  1. 1
    in an unusual way that attracts your interest or attention

    Did you notice how oddly he was behaving?

    oddly assorted (=not seeming to belong together):

    an oddly assorted bunch of musicians

  2. 2



    oddly enough

    used for saying that something is not what you would expect in a particular situation

    Oddly enough, she wasn’t offended by his remarks.


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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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