eccentric - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate eccentric

eccentric is hyphenated as ec-cen-tric

How to pronounce eccentric

eccentric is pronounced ɪk´s ɛntr ɪk

Number of syllables in eccentric

The number of syllables in eccentric is 3

What part of speech in eccentric?

eccentric can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word eccentric?

eccentric is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does eccentric convey?

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Common collocations after 'eccentric'

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Common collocations before 'eccentric'

being, bit, character, different, even, just, like, little, many, old, place, seem, small, two, William

Words with similar spelling to eccentric

excentric

Synonyms of 'eccentric'

aberrant, abnormal, absurd, adrift, afloat, alien, amorphous, bizarre, capricious, case, changeable, changeful, character, crackpot, cranky, curious, deviant, different, disconnected, discontinuous, dissenter, divergent, duck, erratic, exceptionable, exceptional, fey, fickle, fitful, heretic, hermit, heteroclite, hilarious, humorous, immethodical, inconstant, indecisive, infirm, intermittent, irresolute, irresponsible, jerky, kinky, maverick, natural, off, off-center, original, out, pariah, patchy, peculiar, priceless, quaint, queer, restless, rich, ridiculous, risible, roving, shapeless, shifty, spastic, spook, stray, type, unaccountable, unbalanced, uncertain, uncontrolled, unconventional, undependable, undisciplined, unequal, uneven, unpredictable, unreliable, unrestrained, unsettled, vagrant, variable, vicissitudinary, wacky, wanton, whimsical, witty, wobbly, zealot, wandering, volatile, unsteady, unsteadfast, unstable, unnatural, unmetrical, unmethodical, unearthly, tramp, subnormal, strange, spotty, sporadic, spineless, spasmodic, solitary, snatchy, singular, screwy, screwball, scrappy, rough, recluse, rara avis, rambling, quizzical, quiz, quirky, outsider, outlandish, oddity, oddball, odd, nutty, nut, nonconformist, Moody, mercurial, mazy, ludicrous, loner, laughable, kooky, kook, irregular, inconsistent, incongruous, impulsive, impetuous, idiosyncratic, idiocratic, hobo, heteromorphic, guttering, grotesque, giddy, funny, freaky, freakish, freak, formless, flitting, flighty, flaky, flake, fantastic, fanatic, droll, Dotty, dizzy, dippy, desultory, crotchety, crank, coot, choppy, caution, catchy, broken, Bohemian, beezer, anomalous, anomalistic, amusing, zombie, wobbling, wishy-washy, weirdo, weird, wayward, wavy

Common Verb Collocations of eccentric

attach, be, call, can, connect, consider, control, do, drive, fail, find, grow, have, know, like, make, may, might, must, need, operate, say, scribble, should, show, take, think, will, work, subject

Common Conjunction Collocations of eccentric

and, but, neither, nor, or

Lists containing eccentric

Words with similar spelling to excentric
Synonyms of 'aberrant'
Synonyms of 'abnormal'
Synonyms of 'absurd'
Synonyms of 'adrift'
Synonyms of 'afloat'
Synonyms of 'alien'
Synonyms of 'amorphous'
Synonyms of 'amusing'
Synonyms of 'anomalous'
Synonyms of 'bizarre'
Synonyms of 'Bohemian'
Synonyms of 'broken'
Synonyms of 'capricious'
Synonyms of 'case'
Synonyms of 'catchy'
Synonyms of 'changeable'
Synonyms of 'character'
Synonyms of 'choppy'
Synonyms of 'crackpot'
Synonyms of 'crank'
Synonyms of 'cranky'
Synonyms of 'crotchety'
Synonyms of 'desultory'
Synonyms of 'deviant'
Synonyms of 'different'
Synonyms of 'disconnected'
Synonyms of 'discontinuous'
Synonyms of 'divergent'
Synonyms of 'dizzy'
Synonyms of 'Dotty'
Synonyms of 'droll'
Synonyms of 'erratic'
Synonyms of 'exceptional'
Synonyms of 'extreme'
Synonyms of 'fanatic'
Synonyms of 'fantastic'
Synonyms of 'fey'
Synonyms of 'fickle'
Synonyms of 'fitful'
Synonyms of 'flake'
Synonyms of 'flaky'
Synonyms of 'flighty'
Synonyms of 'flitting'
Synonyms of 'formless'
Common Adjective Collocations of august
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