[ pik-suh-ley-tid ]
/ ˈpɪk səˌleɪ tɪd /
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slightly eccentric or mentally disordered.
amusingly whimsical, prankish, silly, or the like.
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Sometimes pix·il·lat·ed .
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British Dictionary definitions for pixilated
/ (ˈpɪksɪˌleɪtɪd) /
adjective mainly US
eccentric or whimsical
Derived forms of pixilatedpixilation or pixillation, noun
Word Origin for pixilated
C20: from pixie + -lated, as in stimulated, titillated, etc
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