VERBS be, feel, look, seem, smell, sound, taste | become | find sb/sth, regard sb/sth as, think sb/sth I find her attitude a bit peculiar, to say the least.
ADV. most, very He is a most peculiar man! | a bit, a little, quite, rather The meat tasted rather peculiar.
2 only belonging to a particular person/place
VERBS be | become | remain
ADV. by no means These problems are by no means peculiar to this country.
PREP. to the smell that is peculiar to hospitals