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strange

strange

 
pronunciation:
streInj
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: stranger, strangest
definition 1: unusual; curious; odd.
a strange fellow
synonyms:
curious, eccentric, funny, odd, peculiar, queer, singular, unusual, weird
antonyms:
normal, ordinary, typical, usual
similar words:
aberrant, abnormal, alien, anomalous, atypical, bizarre, fantastic, offbeat, outlandish, quizzical, unconventional
definition 2: unknown or unfamiliar to one's experience or environment; alien.
He likes to visit strange countries.
synonyms:
foreign, unfamiliar, unknown
antonyms:
familiar
similar words:
alien, exotic, new, novel, unaccustomed
 
part of speech: adverb
inflections: stranger, strangest
definition: in a strange or peculiar manner.
He talks strange.
synonyms:
oddly, peculiarly, unusually
antonyms:
normally
similar words:
queerly
derivations: strangely (adv.), strangeness (n.)
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