idiasm

idiasm
  n. idiosyncrasy.

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  • idiasm — id·i·asm …   English syllables

  • idiasm — ˈidēˌazəm noun ( s) Etymology: Greek idiasmos peculiarity, from idiazein to be peculiar, from idios one s own, private, peculiar more at idiot : an individual mannerism (as in literary style) …   Useful english dictionary

  • oddity — n 1. curiosity, rarity; card, character, case, sport, original, pip, eccentric, exception, individual; flake, freak, crackpot, rare bird, queer duck, queer potato; All Sl. weirdo, weirdy, creep, oddball, nut, loony, looner, screwball;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • peculiarity — n 1. idiosyncrasy, idiocrasy, eccentricity, mannerism, quirk, twist, kink, hobby horse; quip, crotchet, whim, caprice, flight of fancy; aberration, aberrance, aberrancy, deviation, anomaly, Rare. anomalism. 2. oddity, curiosity, rarity;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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