An example of exotic is the fruit mangosteen.
An example of exotic is having a pet skunk.
Exotic tropical plants in a greenhouse.
An example of exotic is the kudzu plant from South Asia which grows wild along the roadway in the southeastern United States.
Glueballs, theoretical particles composed only of gluons, are exotics.
An exotic dancer.
An example of exotic is the type of dancing someone would find at a strip club.
Origin of exotic
- Latin exōticus from Greek exōtikos from exō outside exo–
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French exotique, from Latin exoticus, from Ancient Greek ἐξωτικός (eksotikos, “foreign”), literally "from the outside", from ἐξω- (ekso, “outside”), from ἐξ (eks, “out of”).