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idiosyncrasy

noun [C usually plural] uk   us   /ˌɪd.i.əˈsɪŋ.krə.si/
a strange or unusual habit, way of behaving, or feature that someone or something has: She often cracks her knuckles when she's speaking - it's one of her little idiosyncrasies. One of the idiosyncrasies of this printer is that you can't stop it once it has started.
idiosyncratic
adjective uk   /-sɪŋˈkræt.ɪk/  us   /-sɪŋˈkræt̬.ɪk/
The film, three hours long, is directed in his usual idiosyncratic style.
Traducciones de “idiosyncrasy”
in Vietnamese phong cách, cách diễn đạt riêng…
en español idiosincracia…
in Thai นิสัยแปลก, ลักษณะเฉพาะ…
in Malaysian idiosinkrasi…
en chino (tradicionál) 癖好,怪癖, 特徵…
in Indonesian keunikan…
en chino (simplificado) 癖好,怪癖, 特征…
(Definition of idiosyncrasy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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