Quizzical – meaning of the word and examples

Comically quaint (Merriam – Webster)

Mildly teasing or mocking. (Merriam – Webster)

Expressive of puzzlement, curiosity, or disbelief. (Merriam – Webster)

Seeming to ask a question without saying anything. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Odd, queer, or comical. (Dictionary.com)

Questioning or puzzled. (Dictionary.com)

If you give someone a quizzical look or smile, you look at them in a way that shows that you are surprised or amused by their behaviour. (Collins Dictionary).


Quizzical look. 


Quizzical expression

The quizzical story behind a quizzical word. 



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