Definition of idiosyncracy
1. idiosyncrasy [ n ] an behavioral attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individualUsed in print:
(R. F. Shaw, "The `Private Eye`"...)
A brief list of the great detective 's little idiosyncrasies would provide Dr._Freud with ample food_for_thought .
(Doris Miles Disney, Mrs. Meeker's Money....)
`` Old people have their idiosyncrasies '' .Synonyms idiosyncrasy foible mannerism Related Terms peculiarity