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Synonyms for abnormal
æbˈnɔr məlab·nor·mal

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  1. abnormaladjective

    Not conforming to rule or system; deviating from the usual or normal type.

    strange, odd, irregular, anomalous, exceptional, extraordinary, aberrant, unusual

English Synonyms and Antonyms4.0 / 3 votes

  1. abnormal

    exceptional, irregular, monstrous, peculiar, rare, singular, uncommon, unprecedented, unusual

    common, natural, normal, ordinary, regular, typical, usual

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  1. abnormal

    irregular, erratic, peculiar, unusual, exceptional, monstrous, aberrant, devious, divergent, eccentric, strange

    typical, normal, regular, ordinary, usual, natural, customary, illustrative

Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 2 votes

  1. abnormal, unnaturaladjective

    not normal; not typical or usual or regular or conforming to a norm

    "abnormal powers of concentration"; "abnormal amounts of rain"; "abnormal circumstances"; "an abnormal interest in food"

    affected, unnatural

    normal, moderate, average, natural, typical, modal(a), median(a), mean(a), regular

  2. abnormaladjective

    departing from the normal in e.g. intelligence and development

    "they were heartbroken when they learned their child was abnormal"; "an abnormal personality"


    mean(a), average, typical, modal(a), normal, moderate, regular, median(a), natural

  3. abnormaladjective

    much greater than the normal

    "abnormal profits"; "abnormal ambition"


    average, mean(a), normal, median(a), modal(a), typical, natural, regular, moderate

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  1. abnormaladjective

    anomalous, irregular, exceptional, aberrant, erratic, unusual


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  1. Robin Parisotto:

    Never have I seen such an alarmingly abnormal set of blood values.

  2. Gordon Muir:

    People have real-life problems because of this, we see guys get to age 40 who've never had a relationship before, because they believe they're abnormal and now doctors can tell them they're normal.

  3. Debbie Dills:

    He wasn't doing anything abnormal, he wasn't driving slow. He was just driving. He just kept going.

  4. Christian Joyal:

    The adjective `abnormal’ is judgmental, i don’t think it should appear in a psychiatry manual.

  5. Hunter Handsfield:

    Spotting between periods and spotting after sex is high risk of an inflamed cervix due to STDs, many women have symptoms like this from time to time anyway, so it's a bit frustrating, but you'll know if that is abnormal for you.

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