What does the word peculiar mean?

Usage examples for peculiar

  1. I tell you she's peculiar. – The Awakening and Selected Short Stories by Kate Chopin
  2. But she felt also the peculiar danger of her own position. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  3. He said: For one who does not believe in spirits I have had a most peculiar experience. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009