What does the word oddity mean?

Usage examples for oddity

  1. What an oddity he is! – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  2. You know, these fellows have plenty of shrewdness in spite of their Irish oddity. – John Bull's Other Island by George Bernard Shaw
  3. The man was haggard, but handsome, more sunburned than the other; he had an aquiline profile and rather deep- sunken eyes, and a slight air of oddity arising from the combination of coal- black hair with a much lighter moustache. – The Wisdom of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton