bizarre

(redirected from Bizzare)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.
Related to Bizzare: bazaar

bi·zarre

 (bĭ-zär′)
adj.
Very strange or unusual, especially in a striking or shocking way. See Synonyms at fantastic.

[French, from Italian bizzarro, extravagant, bizarre, from Old Italian, angry; akin to bizza, fit of anger, perhaps of Germanic origin.]

bi·zarre′ly adv.
bi·zarre′ness n.

bizarre

(bɪˈzɑː)
adj
odd or unusual, esp in an interesting or amusing way
[C17: from French: from Italian bizzarro capricious, of uncertain origin]
biˈzarrely adv
biˈzarreness n

bi•zarre

(bɪˈzɑr)

adj.
markedly unusual in appearance, style, or general character; strange; odd.
[1640–50; < French < Italian bizzarro lively, capricious]
bi•zarre′ly, adv.
bi•zarre′ness, n.
syn: See fantastic.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bizarre - conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusualbizarre - 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"
unconventional - not conventional or conformist; "unconventional life styles"

bizarre

adjective strange, odd, unusual, out there (slang), extraordinary, fantastic, curious, weird, way-out (informal), peculiar, eccentric, abnormal, ludicrous, queer (informal), irregular, rum (Brit. slang), uncommon, singular, grotesque, perplexing, uncanny, mystifying, off-the-wall (slang), outlandish, comical, oddball (informal), off the rails, zany, unaccountable, off-beat, left-field (informal), freakish, wacko (slang), outré, cockamamie (slang, chiefly U.S.) That book you lent me is really bizarre.
common, standard, normal, regular, ordinary, typical, routine, customary

bizarre

adjective
2. Conceived or done with no reference to reality or common sense:
Translations
شاذ، غَريب،، خارج عن المألوف
bizarní
bizarmærkværdigunderlig
eriskummallinenomituinenouto
bizaran
bizarr
undarlegur
groteskiškaskeistas
dīvainsekscentriskssavāds
bizarný

bizarre

[bɪˈzɑːʳ] ADJ (= strange) → extraño, raro; [dress, appearance etc] → estrafalario

bizarre

[bɪˈzɑːr] adj [incident, behaviour, twist] → bizarre

bizarre

adjbizarr

bizarre

[bɪˈzɑːʳ] adjbizzarro/a

bizarre

(biˈzaː) adjective
odd or very strange. a bizarre turn of events.
References in periodicals archive ?
We aren't the only ones with mixed reactions about this bizzare fusion.
Much credibility was leant to this theory when arch enemy Imran Khan began to agitate for early general elections, followed by the bizzare toppling of the Balochistan government.
There have been previous occasions when Goop's wellness tips were ridiculed for being bizzare.
And as my more sophisticated appetites for various fine cusines has been satisfied, I find that this aesthetic attraction is taking yet another turn as I am drawn less to formal, composed decor and more towards those that are quirky, different, even bizzare.
ISLAMABAD -- In a bizzare judicial development, Supreme Court is revealed on Saturday to have exonerated a death row inmate two years after he died in prison.
India, March 25 -- Google Maps is famous for putting people in a tight spot sometimes, like finding a wall where a road exit is indicated or going through some bizzare routes to locate a particular address.
The incident comes after a string of bizzare crimes across Flintshire last year.
Fairouz Greets Lebanon On New Year With Bizzare Video We still love us some Fairouz, but isn't this New Year YouTube video kinda bizarre?
Mario& LUIGI: PAPER JAM BROS (3DS) | Release date: December 4 THE world's favourite plumbers literally jump off the page in this new RPG adventure, which sees them teaming up with Paper Mario to tackle bizzare quests and strange puzzles.
Mario& LUIGI: PAPER JAM BROS (3DS) Release date: | December 4 THE world's favourite plumbers literally jump off the page in this new RPG adventure, which sees them teaming up with Paper Mario to tackle bizzare quests and strange puzzles.
Berna said: "Two million people watched that documentary, and not one person has come forward, which I find so bizzare.
Speaking to M AIL T ODAY ,joint secretary ( sports) Anil Jain came up with bizzare explanations for the lack of basic facilities.