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Synonyms for stranger
ˈstreɪn dʒər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stranger, alien, unknown(noun)

    anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found

    Synonyms:
    sugi

  2. stranger(noun)

    an individual that one is not acquainted with

    Synonyms:
    pot marjoram, crete dittany, dittany of crete, cretan dittany, winter sweet, oregano, wild marjoram, marjoram, hop marjoram, poison arrow plant

Wiktionary

  1. stranger(noun)

    A person whom one does not know; a person who is neither a friend nor an acquaintance.

    Synonyms:
    nonnational, nonresident, non-resident, foreigner, non-national, foreign national, alien, outsider

    Antonyms:
    friend, countryman, national, compatriot, acquaintance, coutryman, fellow, resident, citizen, one of us

  2. stranger(noun)

    A newcomer.

    Synonyms:
    newcomer, newbie

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. stranger(n)

    A naturalized citizen is not an alien, though a foreigner by birth, and perhaps a stranger in the place where he resides. A person of foreign birth not naturalized is an alien, though he may have been resident in the country a large part of a lifetime, and ceased to be a stranger to its people or institutions. He is an alien in one country if his allegiance is to another. The people of any country still residing in their own land are, strictly speaking, foreigners to the people of all other countries, rather than aliens; but alien and foreigner are often used synonymously.

    Synonyms:
    alien, alien, foreigner

    Antonyms:
    citizen, countryman, fellow-countryman, native, native-born inhabitant, naturalized person

    Preposition:
    Aliens to (more rarely from) our nation and laws; aliens in our land, among our people.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. stranger

    Synonyms:
    foreigner, alien

    Antonyms:
    countryman, acquaintance, friend

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stranger(n.)

    Synonyms:
    foreigner, alien

  2. stranger(n.)

    Synonyms:
    guest, visitor

  3. stranger(a.)

    Synonyms:
    foreign, alien

  4. stranger(a.)

    Synonyms:
    unacquainted, unknown

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How to use stranger in a sentence?

  1. Sydney Harris:

    The reason that truth is stranger than fiction is that fiction has to have a rational thread running through it in order to be believable, whereas reality may be totally irrational.

  2. Pamela Anderson:

    My mother taught me don't go to a hotel with a stranger. If someone opens the door in a bathrobe and it's supposed to be a business meeting, maybe I should go with somebody else, i think some things are just common sense. Or, if you go in, get the job.

  3. Georgia State student Latonya Young:

    Literally I was blown away, a stranger has never done that -- or done anything like that -- for me.

  4. Tom Zegan:

    We are all strangers, some are just stranger than others.

  5. Armando Bo:

    It's one of these cases where the truth is stranger than fiction so I was kind of forced to make it comedy, satire.

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Translations for stranger

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  • أجنبي, غريبArabic
  • foraster, desconegut, estrangerCatalan, Valencian
  • neznámý, cizinecCzech
  • dieithrynWelsh
  • fremmedDanish
  • Fremder, Ausländer, NeulingGerman
  • ξένος, άγνωστος, νέος, αλλοδαπόςGreek
  • fremduloEsperanto
  • forastero, desconocido, extranjeroSpanish
  • خارجی, غریبهPersian
  • muukalainen, tuntematon, tulokasFinnish
  • inconnu, étrangère, étrangerFrench
  • strainséirIrish
  • coigreach, coimheachScottish Gaelic
  • परदेशी, अन्यदेशीय, विदेशी, अजनबीHindi
  • idegenekHungarian
  • օտարական, անծանոթ, նորեկArmenian
  • straniero, stranieraItalian
  • זָרHebrew
  • 知らない人, 外人, 外国人Japanese
  • extraneus, peregrinusLatin
  • tautangataMāori
  • странец, новодојденец, незнајник, туѓинец, незнаник, дојденецMacedonian
  • vreemdeDutch
  • obcy, cudzoziemiec, nieznajomy, przybyszPolish
  • recém-chegado, estrangeiro, estranhoPortuguese
  • незнакомка, инородец, чужой, чужеземец, новоприбывший, посторонний, иностранка, пришелец, незнакомец, иностранецRussian
  • tuđínac, strȁnkinja, prìdošlica, stránac, dòšljāk, došljàkinjaSerbo-Croatian
  • främling, nykomlingSwedish
  • ฝรั่งThai
  • اجنبی, پردیشیUrdu
  • người lạVietnamese

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