off-center

Off-center things aren't in the exact middle. The part in your hair may be off-center, and so may be your political leanings.

The meaning of off-center is fairly obvious: not right in the center, but off to one side. It's frustrating to watch a movie that's projected off-center, and if you're very particular, it might drive you crazy to see a knocker that's off-center on your friend's front door. This adjective also means "a little weird" or "eccentric." An off-center sense of humor is wacky and strange, and if you're feeling off-center, you might be coming down with the flu.

Definitions of off-center
  1. adjective
    situated away from the center or axis
    synonyms: off-centered
    eccentric, nonconcentric
    not having a common center; not concentric
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