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off-the-wall definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual; "restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another like a rabbit"; "famed for his eccentric spelling"; "a freakish combination of styles"; "his off-the-wall antics"; "the outlandish clothes of teenagers"; "outre and affected stage antics" [syn: bizarre, eccentric, freakish, freaky, flaky, flakey, gonzo, off- the-wall, outlandish, outre]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1953 highly unusual ; bizarre <an off-the-wall sense of humor>

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

1. If you describe something as off-the-wall, you mean that it is unusual and rather strange but in an amusing or interesting way. (INFORMAL) ...surreal off-the-wall humor. ADJ: usu ADJ n 2. If you say that a person, their ideas, or their ways of doing something are off-the-wall, you are critical of them because you think they are mad or very foolish. It can be done without following some absurd, off-the-wall investment strategy. ADJ [disapproval]




 


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