Posted by ESC on February 12, 2005
In Reply to: What does 'odd years' mean?? posted by Judith on February 12, 2005
: for example: he lived there for 20 odd years.
Odd = approximately. Merriam-Webster says it means a little over the stated amount:
ODD -- somewhat more than the indicated approximate quantity, extent, or degree -- usually used in combination: 300-odd pages.