strange in an interesting or pleasing way
- "quaint streets of New Orleans, that most foreign of American cities"
- "quaint dialect words"
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"
- "a quaint sense of humor"
- "came forth a quaint and fearful sight - Sir Walter Scott"