oddment oddment

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold
  2. (n) something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting

Usage(s):

  • In what may be the year's prize legal oddment, a canny convicted robber has just used Britain's stern libel laws to win a $45,000 judgment against no less a personage than the.

News

  • Hail the quirky ‘Prince’

    An uneasy mix of Richard Linklater and Abbott and Costello, “Prince Avalanche” is an oddment, but one that brings some small, peculiar pleasures. Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch play an uptight romantic and a loutish ladies’ man working as a two-man road crew in rural Texas in the 1980s. At...
    on August 9, 2013     Source: New York Post

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