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Example Sentences for "eccentric"

They are an eccentric couple who dress in funny old clothes, and are always laughing about somethingMy neighbor is an eccentric old lady who has over 20 cats.

They are an eccentric couple who dress in funny old clothes, and are always laughing about something.

His eccentric views have gotten him in trouble a number of times.

She was dressed eccentrically in pants with a skirt over them, and a funny-looking hat.

Many artists are known for their eccentricity and their creativity.

We all have our eccentricities, and yours is your habit of always covering your mouth when you laugh.

The asteroid known as Hermes has an eccentric orbit which has brought it within 468,000 miles of earth.

His novels are well known for their eccentric characters and surprising plot twists.

Artist Salvador Dali was famous for his eccentricity and his strange, dreamlike paintings.

He is an eccentric musician who often uses household noises and animal sounds in his compositions.

Bertrand Russell once said: Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.

Mark Twain once said that to be virtuous is to be eccentric.

Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton once said that the world thinks eccentricity in great things is genius, but in small things, only crazy.

My English professor was an eccentric old guy who could recite every line of Shakespeare by memory, but could never remember where he put his glasses, or what any of our names were.

The singer Prince was a bit eccentric, and once announced he would no longer use the name Prince, and would be known instead by a sign that merges the symbols for male and female.


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