[kwiz-i-kuh l] /ˈkwɪz ɪ kəl/
odd, queer, or comical.
questioning or puzzled:
a quizzical expression on her face.
derisively questioning, ridiculing, or chaffing.
questioning and mocking or supercilious: a quizzical look
1789, from quiz “odd or eccentric person” (1782), of unknown origin (see quiz (n.)) + -ical. Related: Quizzically.
[kwiz] /kwɪz/ noun, plural quizzes. 1. an informal test or examination of a student or class. 2. a questioning. 3. a practical joke; a hoax. 4. Chiefly British. an eccentric, often odd-looking person. verb (used with object), quizzed, quizzing. 5. to examine or test (a student or class) informally by questions. 6. to question closely: […]
[koo m] /kʊm/ noun 1. . [koo m] /kʊm/ noun 1. a city in NW Iran, SW of Teheran, on the Qom river. /kʊm/ noun 1. a variant of Qom /kɒm/ noun 1. a city in NW central Iran: a place of pilgrimage for Shiite Muslims. Pop: 1 045 000 (2005 est)
[koo m-rahn] /ˈkʊm rɑn/ noun 1. . /ˈkʊmrɑːn/ noun 1. See Khirbet Qumran
/ˈkʊnɡʊə/ noun 1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Kongur Shan