weird and wonderful

weird and wonderful

1. adjective Having an unusual or strange appearance or design, but ingenious, attractive, or desirable nonetheless. The festival celebrates the weird and wonderful car designs not seen by many in the mainstream market.
2. noun That which has such a strange likability. I love this shop—they seem to specialize in the weird and wonderful.
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weird and wonderful

clever and attractive, but unusual or strange: People were wearing all sorts of weird and wonderful clothes.
See also: and, weird, wonderful
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Fantastic photography and brilliant colour reproduction come together in this fabulous entree to the world of weird and wonderful butterflies and moths.
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IF you're stuck for some Christmas present inspiration and have a few quid to spare, a weird and wonderful new pop memorabilia auction might be your answer.
Clr Steve Sweeney, Cabinet Member for Communities, said: "This new exhibition demonstrates some of the weird and wonderful items that are held in museum collections.
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They also gathered traffic cones, wooden pallets, five gallon plastic drums and a range of other weird and wonderful items that had washed down the River Taff.
Summary: US band Ok Go, famous for their weird and wonderful music video concepts, have released a new video for hit song Needing/Getting.
Weird and Wonderful Exhibit Reception - Lane County Historical Museum will host an opening reception for its latest major exhibit, "Weird and Wonderful: Lane County Highlights and Footnotes," from 1 p.
The books are divided into various categories such as "phizzwhizzers", best bedtime books, best to cuddle-up to, best mischief and mayhem, weird and wonderful, sugar and spice and best "swashbucklers".
He has the right deep, soothing voice to take us into solving the mysteries of the weird and wonderful.
Call 029 2087 8889 2 Gulliver Hijinx brings to life the weird and wonderful world of Gulliver's Travels, with its tiny Lilliputians, giants, mad scientists and talking horses.
THE line-up of Birmingham's brand new music festival Wacky, Weird and Wonderful has been announced today.
A DESPITE all the weird and wonderful cures on the market, there really is no other way to get over a hangover than to give it some time.
This addictive site will keep you amused for hours with the weird and wonderful clips users have uploaded.
And in de Valois' The Rake's Progress, Helpmann's Hamlet, and Bourne's weird and wonderful Swan Lake, that sheer theatricality carries the day.