Definition of 'offbeat'
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His pupils soon learnt of his offbeat sense of humour. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The quirky documentary strand returns with another typically offbeat film. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Hall seems to improve with age and the offbeat humour here is low-key and likeable. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Still, watching this sour, offbeat square dance is undoubtedly an unsettling experience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It's the simplest of simple formulas, and yet it works superbly because of the intelligence and offbeat humour of those involved. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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