from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Something left over.
- n. Odds and ends.
- n. An oddity.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Something left over, such as a piece of cloth; a remnant or offcut.
- n. Something unusual, an oddity.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An odd thing, or one that is left over, disconnected, fragmentary, or the like; something that is separated or disconnected from its fellows
- n. A piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold.
- n. Something unusual, and perhaps worthy of collecting.
- n. Odds and ends; a motley assortment of things.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Something remaining over; a thing not reckoned or included; an article belonging to a broken or incomplete set; a remnant; a trifle; an odd thing or job: usually in the plural.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting
- n. a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold
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