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odd bod

1. noun A rather unusual, strange, eccentric, or peculiar person. His new girlfriend is nice enough, but she's a bit of an odd bod, don't you think? I'm still in disbelief someone like her would want to date an odd bod like me.
2. adjective Particularly unusual, strange, eccentric, or peculiar. Hyphenated and used before a noun. I don't mind if Jeff comes to the party, but I don't want those odd-bod friends he hangs around with to be there. She's something of an odd-bod artist, living in total solitude and rarely making public appearances.
See also: bod, odd

odd-bod

(ˈɑdbɑd)
1. n. a strange person. Who is that odd-bod over in the corner?
2. n. a person with a strange body. I am such an odd-bod that it’s hard to find clothes that fit.
3. n. a peculiar body. I have such an odd-bod that it’s hard to find clothes.
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He called for the vote in order to control certain members of his Conservative Party, the same odd bods that are now in 'chaotic' control.
Filmed in the Italianate Shangri-La that is Portmeirion in North Wales, it was the tale of a secret agent who, upon trying to quit the service, gets kidnapped by a reclusive community of Penny Farthing-riding odd bods with numbers instead of names.
Sounds to me more like Philip doesn't want to entertain this bunch of odd bods.
Her UDesign Studio site allows children to create and share fashion designs by dressing up cute characters called Odd Bods.
Titled Odd Bods, they range from a rhino to an angry-looking cat.
OK, you might have knobbly knees or a paunch where your six-pack used to be, or you may even be double-jointed, but how about these for a collection of odd bods? Fingernails the length of a double-decker bus, kidney stones the size of cricket balls, and eyes that pop clean out of their sockets.
He was in a group called Stardust, and one called Jody, and The Odd Bods.
Instead, Lloydie has gone for Deborah Strickland, singer with '80s odd bods The Flying Lizards.
But surely these two odd bods would stick out a mile wherever they were?
Hartshill Stags still remain top of Division Five despite suffering a 5-0 whitewash on home spoil against Nuneaton Borough Odd Bods.
Reilly of Motherwell adds: "I don't mind them being ODD bods, but it would help if they were FUNNY ones too!"
Steven Butler: Odd Bods When: Sunday, May 29 Time: 2.30pm Where: The Cube What: The author and actor's hilarious picturebook takes a kindly look at all sorts of interesting and entertaining bods and shows that being different can be fun.
Presenters Jessica-Jane Clement (above) and Peter Firman meet the odd bods who drink their own breast milk and impale private parts!
Day nursery owner Donna Naseby was hunting around for themes for her own daughter's birthday party when she came up with an idea that became U Design Studio, a site which allows children to create and share fashion designs by dressing up cute characters called Odd Bods.
Margaret Molt, of Lyn Royd Flats, took the most strikes, George Lee of Sycamore Grange was the most enthusiastic player and Odd Bods won the best team name.