Translation of "quirk" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /kwɜːk/ us /kwɝːk/

an unusual habit or part of someone’s personality, or something that is strange and unexpected

singularidad, casualidades, peculiaridad
You have to get used to other people’s quirks and foibles.
There is a quirk in the rules that allows you to invest money without paying tax.
By some strange quirk/By an odd quirk of fate (= unexpectedly), we ended up on the same train.

(Translation of “quirk” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /kwəːk/

a strange or unusual feature of a person’s behaviour/behavior etc

I had become familiar with all his little quirks
By a quirk of fate, we met on a train.

(Translation of “quirk” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)