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Synonyms for strangestreɪndʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. strange, unusual(adj)

    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, strange

    common or garden, common, everyday, usual, familiar

  2. strange, unknown(adj)

    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, strange, obscure, foreign, nameless, unsung

    familiar, everyday, common or garden, usual, common

  3. foreign, strange(adj)

    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, strange, unknown, unusual, alien

    common or garden, usual, familiar, everyday, common


  1. strange(verb)

    unknown, new, unfamiliar

    familiar, known

  2. strange(adjective)

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

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

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

  3. strange(adjective)

    Unfamiliar, not yet part of one's experience.

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

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

  4. strange(adjective)

    Having the quantum mechanical property of strangeness.

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

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

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. strange(a)

    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.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. strange(a.)

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

  2. strange(a.)

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

  3. strange(a.)

    odd, eccentric, queer, peculiar, BIZARRE

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