oddly oddly  /ˈɑd li/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) in a manner differing from the usual or expected
  2. (adv) in a strange manner

Usage(s):

  1. Plus the art is oddly beautiful and very witty.
  2. It's oddly shaped, with a domed roof; it used to house batting cages, and before that, it was a hardware store.
  3. There are also oddly wistful reminisces of her youth, like receiving free candy and soda at school thanks to Soviet Union subsidies.

News

  1. Conor Dugan: To kill the gerrymander, elect better representatives

    By Conor Dugan WHAT ROUGH BEAST? Oddly shaped districts, like Michigan's 14th in the U.S. Congress, are the result of political power plays. But the solution isn't necessarily to take politics out of the process, argues Brunch columnist Conor Dugan.Rep....
    on June 23, 2013     Source: MLive.com

  2. BEARD: Canada's B.C. Lions give Joey Elliott another shot at quarterback

    Battling for respect as the No. 3 quarterback on the B.C. Lions’ depth chart has been oddly comforting for Joey Elliott this preseason.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Evansville Courier & Press

  3. ODDLY ENOUGH

    ODDLY ENOUGH Thai Buddhist monks criticized for lavish behavior BANGKOK Thailand’s Buddhism
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Youngstown Vindicator

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