Die Übersetzung von "odd" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


adjective /od/

unusual; strange

He’s wearing very odd clothes
a very odd young man.

(of a number) that cannot be divided exactly by 2

5 and 7 are odd (numbers).

not one of a pair, set etc

an odd shoe.

occasional; free

At odd moments he likes to take a stroll around the garden.
oddity noun (plural oddities)

a strange person or thing

excentrique; bizarrerie
He’s a bit of an oddity.
oddly adverb


He is behaving very oddly.
oddment noun

a piece left over from something

fin de série, coupon
an oddment of material.
odds noun plural

chances; probability

The odds are that he will win.

a difference in strength, in favour of one side

They are fighting against heavy odds.
odd jobs

(usually small) jobs of various kinds, often done for other people

petits travaux, bricolage
He’s unemployed, but earns some money by doing odd jobs for old people.
odd job man

a person employed to do such jobs.

homme à tout faire
be at odds

to be quarrelling

être brouillé
He has been at odds with his brother for years.
make no odds

to be unimportant

ne pas avoir d’importance
We haven’t got much money, but that makes no odds.
oddly enough

it is strange or remarkable (that)

I saw John this morning. Oddly enough, I was just thinking I hadn’t seen him for a long time.
odd man out / odd one out

a person or thing that is different from others

In this test, you have to decide which of these three objects is the odd one out.

a person or thing that is left over when teams etc are made up

(personne, chose) en surnombre
When they chose the two teams, I was the odd man out.
odds and ends

small objects etc of different kinds

objets divers
There were various odds and ends lying about on the table.
what’s the odds?

it’s not important; it doesn’t matter

qu’est-ce que ça fait?
We didn’t win the competition, but what’s the odds?

(Die Übersetzung von "odd" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)