What does peculiar to mean?
: of, relating to, or found in (only one person, thing, or place) a custom peculiar to America.
What is the difference between particular and peculiar?
As adjectives the difference between particular and peculiar is that particular is (obsolete) pertaining only to a part of something; partial while peculiar is out of the ordinary; odd; curious; unusual.
Is peculiar positive or negative?
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What is an example of peculiar?
An example of peculiar is the specific picture that gets pointed out on a tour. Peculiar is defined as something that is different and unusual . An example of peculiar is a state fair sideshow with strange people.
How do you use peculiar in a sentence?
Peculiar in a Sentence My uncle is a peculiar man who wears the same outfit several days a week. Whenever I smell something peculiar coming from the kitchen, I know it is best to go to a friend’s house for dinner. The medicine made me feel peculiar as though I was walking on needles.
What does peculiar smell mean?
1. Not ordinary or usual; odd or strange: noticed a peculiar odor in the room.
What is the part of speech of peculiar?
part of speech : adjective. definition 1: odd, strange, or unusual. a peculiar shapea peculiar ideaa peculiar smell.
What is the meaning of particular?
adjective. of or relating to a single or specific person, thing, group, class, occasion, etc., rather than to others or all; special rather than general: one’s particular interests in books. immediately present or under consideration; in this specific instance or place: Look at this particular clause in the contract.
What’s a fancy word for weird?
The words eerie and uncanny are common synonyms of weird . While all three words mean “mysteriously strange or fantastic,” weird may imply an unearthly or supernatural strangeness or it may stress peculiarity or oddness.
Is Connotated a word?
Connotated definitions Simple past tense and past participle of connotate .
What does negative connotation mean?
Negative connotation is using an implied meaning of a word to describe someone or something in a negative light.