Definitions for: Quirky


[adj] informal terms; strikingly unconventional



Webster (1913) Definition: Quirk"y, a.
Full of quirks; tricky; as, a quirky lawyer.

Synonyms: far-out, kinky, offbeat, unconventional, way-out




Famous Quotes Containing Quirky:


While I'm quite happy and love doing the atmospheric and quirky stuff, the melodic stuff, I've done quite a lot of. It's also another reason why I try not to do two or three at the same time.

-- Trevor Rabin (South African Musician)

Stephen King writes a lot of things that are really charming and quirky, and that are more ironic than horror.

-- William H. Macy ( Actor)

I fit into the quirky, character class type of actor.

-- Debra Wilson (American Comedian)

People don't know where to place me. Terry Gilliam used me as a quirky cop in 'Twelve Monkeys', and then he hired me again to be an effeminate hotel clerk in 'Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas'. Another time, I was shooting this indie film 'The Souler Opposite' and six days a week, I'm playing this big puppy dog, then I come to the 'NYPD Blue' set and become this scumbag.

-- Christopher Meloni (American Actor)

I knew that collaborating on songwriting would be difficult for a lot of people, because I was known very much, for my independence and the fact that I wrote these quirky songs that were not typical structure, not typical sound - you know, really original stuff.

-- Liz Phair (American Musician)

It was more of their quirky show. It was more like a cult show. The ratings weren't really that high.

-- Amy Sedaris (American Actress)

Well, what I try to do is throw as much mud on the wall as I possibly can and just see what sticks, what shines as quirky or more interesting that the others, and I try to cling onto that one, somehow join a link from there to there.

-- Guy Ritchie (British Director)

We've had some really good guest stars. But I have to go with Alec Baldwin as my favorite. He is so neat and such a movie star. He's handsome and quirky. I was in heaven the week he was on the set.

-- Nikki Cox (American Actress)

I'm kind of a quirky dresser usually. Like today, I'm actually pretty put together, but I dress kind of off sometimes, but that's just part of my personality.

-- Debbie Gibson (American Musician)

I think it's one of my favourite theatres ever, so quirky and wonderful and steeped in history. The space is wonderful and the acoustics are brilliant.

-- Louise Jameson (British Actress)


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