Word:

Quaint

a.1.Prudent; wise; hence, crafty; artful; wily.
Clerks be full subtle and full quaint.
- Chaucer.
2.Characterized by ingenuity or art; finely fashioned; skillfully wrought; elegant; graceful; nice; neat.
Every look was coy and wondrous quaint.
- Spenser.
To show bow quaint an orator you are.
- Shak.
3.Curious and fanciful; affected; odd; whimsical; antique; archaic; singular; unusual; as, quaint architecture; a quaint expression.
Some stroke of quaint yet simple pleasantry.
- Macaulay.
An old, long-faced, long-bodied servant in quaint livery.
- W. Irving.
Adj.1.quaint - strange in an interesting or pleasing way; "quaint dialect words"; "quaint streets of New Orleans, that most foreign of American cities"
2.quaint - very strange or unusual; odd or even incongruous in character or appearance; "the head terminating in the quaint duck bill which gives the animal its vernacular name"- Bill Beatty; "came forth a quaint and fearful sight"- Sir Walter Scott; "a quaint sense of humor"
3.quaint - attractively old-fashioned (but not necessarily authentic); "houses with quaint thatched roofs"; "a vaulted roof supporting old-time chimney pots"
absurd, acquaint, amusing, archaic, bizarre, fantastic, freaked out, freaky, funny, hilarious, humorous, idiosyncratic, incongruous, kooky, laughable, ludicrous, oddball, off, off the wall, offbeat, out, outlandish, passing strange, present, priceless, quizzical, rich, ridiculous, risible, screaming, strange, unconventional, unearthly, unorthodox, weird, witty, wondrous strange
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