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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [od-muh nt]
    • /ˈɒd mənt/
    • /ˈɒd.mənts/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [od-muh nt]
    • /ˈɒd mənt/

Definitions of oddments word

  • noun oddments an odd article, bit, remnant, or the like. 1
  • noun oddments an article belonging to a broken or incomplete set. 1
  • noun oddments Printing. any individual portion of a book excluding the text, as the frontispiece or index. 1
  • noun oddments Plural form of oddment. 1
  • noun plural oddments unimportant objects of any kind, usually ones that are old or left over from a larger group of things 0

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Origin of oddments

First appearance:

before 1790
One of the 43% newest English words
First recorded in 1790-1800; odd + -ment

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Parts of speech for Oddments


oddments popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 55% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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Synonyms for oddments

noun oddments

Antonyms for oddments

noun oddments

  • bases — Bases is the plural of base.
  • cores — Plural form of core.
  • properties — that which a person owns; the possession or possessions of a particular owner: They lost all their property in the fire.

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