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Synonyms for strange
streɪndʒstrange

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  1. strangeadjective

    Synonyms:
    unknown, new, unfamiliar

    Antonyms:
    familiar, known

  2. strangeadjective

    Not normal; odd, unusual, surprising, out of the ordinary.

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

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

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

  3. strangeadjective

    Unfamiliar, not yet part of one's experience.

    I moved to a strange town when I was ten.

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

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

  4. strangeadjective

    Having the quantum mechanical property of strangeness.

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

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

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.

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

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

    Preposition:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    foreign, unusual, unknown

    Antonyms:
    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"

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

    Antonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    foreign, extraneous, unknown, unusual, alien

    Antonyms:
    common or garden, usual, familiar, everyday, common

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. strangeadjective

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

  2. strangeadjective

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

  3. strangeadjective

    Synonyms:
    odd, eccentric, queer, peculiar, BIZARRE

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How to use strange in a sentence?

  1. Yilmaz Pasha:

    We start walking, walking through the forest, we saw deers, and a man wearing some strange clothes and in his hand was a hammer. We were nervous, it's such a big jungle, it will be so dangerous for us.

  2. Hollie McKay/Fox News -RRB- Ramadan:

    People know I have a strange name at school. They like it.

  3. Stephen Vizinczey:

    Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.

  4. Terence (Publius Terentius Afer), The Self-Tormentor (Heautontimoroumenos):

    I am a human being, so nothing human is strange to me.

  5. Louise Bogan:

    I cannot believe that the inscrutable universe turns on an axis of suffering surely the strange beauty of the world must somewhere rest on pure joy

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