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Synonyms for strange

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  1. strangeadjective

    unknown, new, unfamiliar

    familiar, known

  2. strangeadjective

    To be estranged or alienated.

    He thought it strange that his girlfriend wore shorts in the winter.

    out of the ordinary, fremd, unknown, new, odd, peculiar, unfamiliar, queer, weird, singular, bizarre

    usual, standard, unsurprising, known, normal, regular, everyday, familiar

  3. strangeadjective

    Unfamiliar, not yet part of one's experience.

    I moved to a strange town when I was ten.

    bizarre, unknown, queer, singular, new, out of the ordinary, odd, unfamiliar, fremd, peculiar, weird

    unsurprising, normal, known, standard, regular, everyday, familiar, usual

  4. strangeadjective

    Having the quantum mechanical property of strangeness.

    peculiar, fremd, odd, out of the ordinary, new, singular, weird, queer, unknown, bizarre, unfamiliar

    standard, unsurprising, known, everyday, familiar, usual, regular, normal

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. strangeadjective

    Foreign refers to difference of birth, alien to difference of allegiance. In their figurative use, that is foreign which is remote, unlike, or unconnected; that is alien which is conflicting, hostile, or opposed. Impertinent and irrelevant matters can not claim consideration in a certain connection; inappropriate matters could not properly be considered. Compare ALIEN, n.; CONTRAST, v.

    alien, alien, conflicting, contradictory, contrary, contrasted, distant, foreign, hostile, impertinent, inappropriate, irrelevant, opposed, remote, unconnected, unlike

    akin, appropriate, apropos, essential, germane, pertinent, proper, relevant

    Such a purpose was alien to (or from) my thought: to preferable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. strange, unusualadjective

    being definitely out of the ordinary and unexpected; slightly odd or even a bit weird

    "a strange exaltation that was indefinable"; "a strange fantastical mind"; "what a strange sense of humor she has"

    foreign, unusual, unknown

    common or garden, common, everyday, usual, familiar

  2. strange, unknownadjective

    not known before

    "used many strange words"; "saw many strange faces in the crowd"; "don't let anyone unknown into the house"

    unusual, unknown, unnamed, unidentified, obscure, foreign, nameless, unsung

    familiar, everyday, common or garden, usual, common

  3. foreign, strangeadjective

    relating to or originating in or characteristic of another place or part of the world

    "foreign nations"; "a foreign accent"; "on business in a foreign city"

    foreign, extraneous, unknown, unusual, alien

    common or garden, usual, familiar, everyday, common

Editors Contribution

  1. orophusadjective

    one can not know and it come to existence, it had to be of sense, real . mystery when you can not perfectly explain but with believe it always come to existence.

    reading understanding and recalling, jesus as a healer and as a teacher

    Submitted by anonymous on December 5, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. strangeadjective

    foreign, outlandish, exotic, alien, not native, not domestic, from abroad

  2. strangeadjective

    new, novel, unusual, uncommon, unnatural, abnormal, anomalous, singular, rare, irregular, extraordinary, wonderful, inexplicable, exceptional, unique, PRETERNATURAL, unheard of, out of the way

  3. strangeadjective

    odd, eccentric, queer, peculiar, BIZARRE

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  1. Jesse Eisenberg:

    Unfortunately, there's a kind of strange asterisks to all of this, which is that in a lot of areas, calls are actually going down because, oftentimes, people who are victims feel unsafe to make those calls when they're stuck in the same room as their abuser.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    There is nothing strange that a person who brings actually a good change in the society only goes out of its benefit range and the people who opposed to it then often derives later on the maximum profit out of it.

  3. Li Yuchun:

    This pop band is just today's version ... so people in China will not find it strange and find it easy to accept.

  4. Van Seggelen:

    Why bring a 16-year-old South American to Europe ? Because you want to exploit the player and you can make money out of this player, i can not imagine that a 16-year-old in Brazil really wants to leave his parents and go to a strange country where it's always raining.

  5. Giorgio Portera:

    It appears strange to me that there are no documents that tells us why there graves are empty.

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