Meaning of “left field” - Learner’s Dictionary

left field

noun us US informal
(come) out of/from left field

strange and not expected:

His question came out of left field, and I didn't know what to say.
(be) out in left field

strange and different from other people or things:

She's kind of out in left field but she's fun.

(Definition of “left field” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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