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bizarre

adjective uk   /bɪˈzɑːr/ us    /-ˈzɑːr/
B2 very strange and unusual: a bizarre situation bizarre behaviour
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bizarrely
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
bizarreness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Translations of “bizarre”
in Korean 기이한…
in Arabic غَريب, مُفاجئ…
in French bizarre…
in Turkish garip, tuhaf, acayip…
in Italian bizzarro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 怪誕的,罕見的, 異乎尋常的…
in Russian эксцентричный…
in Polish dziwaczny…
in Spanish extraño, raro…
in Portuguese bizarro, esquisito…
in German bizarr…
in Catalan estrany…
in Japanese 奇妙な, 変な, 異様な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 怪诞的,罕见的, 异乎寻常的…
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