Translation of oddball in Spanish:

oddball

bicho raro, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɑdˌbɔl//ˈɒdbɔːl/

noun

informal

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    (person)
    bicho raro masculine informal
    excéntrico masculine
    excéntrica feminine
    • He also had a sense of humour that veered into the absurd, which explains why he enjoyed interacting with the oddballs.
    • The same collection of freaks and oddballs is, this time, armed only with old tricks and stale lines.
    • The boarders, however, are much more than eccentrics or oddballs.
    • Glover regularly stands apart from his fellow oddballs, even when surrounded by weirdos.
    • The Greens are not the well-meaning oddballs we thought they were.
    • They've stocked the audience with a few token oddballs.
    • Artists, an architect, a photographer, oddballs and the unemployed - they're all here, and Nabatian captures them in their full glory.
    • There are people who come because this is a group of oddballs and weirdos.
    • Burton also confessed he and Helena laugh off claims they are eccentric oddballs.
    • After several unsuccessful attempts he is kicked out of his therapy group for impeding the progress of his fellow oddballs.
    • Only half-jokingly, De Vos adds: ‘In Canada, the footballers are just the oddballs who make the wrong decision.’
    • How exciting to have so many oddballs in one place!
    • While making a case for Fischer as an artist, the film caters to viewers whose interest is simply in pop culture's oddballs, artistic or not.
    • Far more difficult is to curate a well-put together collection of modern folk-based oddballs, and Banhart's done a splendid job here.
    • And sometimes, these oddballs just happen to be good policemen.
    • After my continued exposure to oddballs and, shall we say, the socially-challenged, I can quite see the appeal of internet dating sites.
    • Third, there are the truly restless - the oddballs and eccentrics who always seem to want to look at things from a different angle.
    • My home state has plenty of affable oddballs, that's for sure.
    • First, there are spontaneous mutants, oddballs that arise by chance.
    • Unfortunately, most people who are successful in Hollywood or any other business are not oddballs at all.
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    (object)
    cosa rara feminine
    rareza feminine

adjective

informal

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    (humor/idea) descabellado
    • You wanted to tell her to stop trying so hard, because she's stomping all over whatever organic oddball qualities she's got.
    • His songs had gone from sublime to bizarre, compounded by his friendship with oddball lyricist Van Dyke Parks.
    • There are no fistfights or wisecracks or oddball events or wacky characters.
    • The elder Poole has figured out vocal chops and isn't consistently burying them behind filters and oddball delivery.
    • If you desire the illicit pleasures of inspired, oddball sketch comedy, More Fun Than a Bag of Soup is the show for you.
    • This is why the Web - this disruptive technology, this oddball world - feels so familiar and so welcome.
    • This is what Nintendo's new dual-screen handheld is all about: classic gameplay mixed with oddball innovation.
    • John Ritter had the kind of oddball career that is almost too easy to dismiss, if you don't know better.
    • But aside from these oddball cases, in general it is better to adopt the social viewpoint and drop the information technology mindset.
    • Somewhere, deep within Twister, is a searing portrayal of the disintegration of a family, leavened by quirky, oddball humor.
    • I compiled a bunch of recent flamenco things, really oddball flamenco things.
    • But at least it's entertaining crazy oddball behaviour.
    • It's a hefty task, seeing as each of her children is manoeuvring their way through a litany of oddball obsessions and neuroses.
    • OK, so the cars do handle in a slightly oddball method; but that's only compared to other racers.
    • I tend to play a lot of oddball records with effects over them, not 4/4 stuff that has to be seamless and keep the party going.
    • Weebls Stuff is a feast of oddball entertainment.
    • But they're just two of the quirky, oddball characters to be found in ‘Sally's’ world.
    • His previous album contained a similar mix of oddball songs and tunes; it was mystifying, irritating, a bit boring.
    • The contrasting riotous oddball farce and the blood-soaked political thriller could hardly be more different.
    • It's the type of oddball coincidence that's difficult to ignore.