Odd in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Odd

Differing from what is usual, ordinary or expected. | (not comparable) Without a corresponding mate in a pair or set; unmatched; (of a pair or set) mismatched. | (not comparable) Left over, remaining after the rest have been paired or grouped.

Short Example Sentences for Odd

  • 1. It is an odd feeling. 🔊
  • 2. An odd uneasiness possessed them all. 🔊
  • 3. But he stayed her with an odd and unexpected question. 🔊
  • 4. You have an odd way of putting things. 🔊
  • 5. I believe he did cry at odd times. 🔊
  • 6. The twisted shoulders shrugged with an odd grace. 🔊
  • 7. His Audience was attended with this odd Circumstance. 🔊
  • 8. During a rather odd silence their eyes rested on each other. 🔊
  • 9. This odd impersonality of hers was rather piquant to her partners. 🔊
  • 10. When he did, it was with an odd change in the whole channel of his thoughts. 🔊
  • 11. He would drop in at any odd hour to discuss his latest enterprise. 🔊
  • 12. No matter what you do, or how you act, so that it be but odd and strange. 🔊
  • 13. The odd thing is that I was more than a little shamefaced about it. 🔊
  • 14. The Doctor paused a moment to think over this odd piece of information. 🔊
  • 15. The girl turned her back on the Derby to watch this odd figure. 🔊
  • 16. An odd feeling of sorriness for her step-mother came over Joan. 🔊
  • 17. He had the odd distinction of being born on the 29th of February, 1800. 🔊
  • 18. It looked odd to see Constance with a needle, but she was deft with it. 🔊
  • 19. It was odd to miss both her and Mrs. Laudersdale from society at once. 🔊
  • 20. And the odd part of it is, that she can't see that he dislikes her. 🔊

How to use Odd in Sentences?

  • 1. What odd things people can do who have lived together like brothers and sisters! 🔊
  • 2. She had come out here to think, but it was odd how fugitive and transient her thoughts became. 🔊
  • 3. That odd giddiness was increasing, and he scarcely knew whether he were asleep or awake. 🔊
  • 4. In this garden Ned and his sons worked at odd times, and everything about it had a well-to-do air. 🔊
  • 5. It was an odd look, sort of amused, and speculative; at least, that was the way I read it. 🔊
  • 6. It is an odd fact that we frequently do not appreciate our possessions until others appear to value them unduly. 🔊
  • 7. It was an occasion made absurd and strange by the odd accident that the house caught fire upstairs while we were dining below. 🔊
  • 8. An odd question if it had been put by a man; but he had been trained to accept the fact that women are different. 🔊
  • 9. It was not even odd to us that no one in all these years had stolen or desecrated the pathetic mementos of a vanished life. 🔊
  • 10. Lack of productivity and raw stock caused the remaining human people to further mutate into odd looking things. 🔊
  • 11. I fancied to myself what adventures they must experience, and what odd scenes of life they must witness. 🔊
  • 12. Then he looks all about him, just as if he were reckoning up the odd bits of things; still he says nothing. 🔊
  • 13. He went on to tell her about the copper box that was the cellar, and the odd mock-up someone had made of his boat. 🔊
  • 14. Duelling is forbidden by law; and so it seems odd to see the makers and administrators of the laws dancing on their work in this way. 🔊
  • 15. My uncle, though he still resented my refusal to go into his business, was also in his odd way proud of me. 🔊