quizzical

[kwiz-i-kuhl]
adjective
1.
odd, queer, or comical.
2.
questioning or puzzled: a quizzical expression on her face.
3.
derisively questioning, ridiculing, or chaffing.

Origin:
1790–1800; quiz + -ical

quizzicality, quizzicalness, noun
quizzically, adverb
unquizzical, adjective
unquizzically, adverb
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quizzical (ˈkwɪzɪkəl)
 
adj
questioning and mocking or supercilious: a quizzical look
 
quizzi'cality
 
n
 
'quizzically
 
adv

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Word Origin & History

quizzical
1789, from quiz "odd or eccentric person" (1782), of unknown origin (see quiz).
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Example sentences
The fruit attracted some quizzical glances, the rabbi noticed.
After a short, quizzical instrumental introduction, the opera introduces the
  sisterly wives in an extended quintet.
He was playing one of his tenderly quizzical ballad lines on alto saxophone
  when he toppled suddenly to the stage.
When he started patrolling the campus this fall, he said he got a lot of
  quizzical stares from students and faculty alike.
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