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Definitions of strange

  1.   Foreign.
  2.   Foreign: belonging to another country: not formerly known, heard, or seen: not domestic: new: causing surprise or curiosity: marvellous: unusual: odd.
  3.   not at ease or comfortable; " felt strange among so many important people"
  4.   not known before; " used many strange words"; " saw many strange faces in the crowd"; " don't let anyone unknown into the house"
  5.   Of a different class or kind.
  6.   To alienate; to estrange.
  7.   Strangeness.
  8.   Unaccountable; remarkable.
  9.   Not according to the common way; novel; odd; unusual; irregular; extraordinary; unnatural; queer.
  10.   Foreign; as, strange lands; of or belonging to others; not one's own; as, a strange cat; not before known or seen; unfamiliar; as, the writing is strange to me; odd; queer; unusual; reserved; shy; timid; inexperienced; as, she is strange to that work.
  11.   Strangely.
  12.   Foreign; unnsual; unknown; new; marvellous; singular.
  13.   To be estranged or alienated.
  14.   Unheard of; unfamiliar.
  15.   To wonder; to be astonished.
  16.   Foreign; belonging to others; not before known, heard, or seen; wonderful; odd; unusual; reserved; unfamiliar.
  17.   Not familiar; unaccustomed; inexperienced.
  18.   being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world; " alien customs"; " exotic plants in a greenhouse"; " moved to a strange country"
  19.   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"
  20.   Not before known, heard, or seen; new.
  21.   Of or pertaining to others; not one's own; not pertaining to one's self; not domestic.
  22.   Backward; slow.
  23.   Belonging to another country; foreign.
  24.   Reserved; distant in deportment.
  25.   Foreign; not before known; new; wonderful; unusual; rarely met with.

Quotes of strange

  1. There's no such thing as a perfect guy. I think it would be strange if somebody was absolutely everything you always wanted, because then there'd be no challenge. Also, you'd feel inferior. – Jessica Alba
  2. Some people talk about screen kisses being strange or uncomfortable. But I think that I got along with Anna well enough that it just happened; it was a fun day of shooting. – Shawn Ashmore
  3. Well, my deliberate opinion is- it's a jolly strange world. – Arnold Bennett
  4. Out of nothing I have created a strange new universe. – Janos Bolyai
  5. She had called in the debt that parents owe a child for bringing her, unasked, into a strange world. One should never make an offer without knowing full well what will happen if it is accepted. – David Brin
  6. I think we in the Alpha Band, which was a strange group anyway, weren't dealing with any of these issues. They sneaked up on us and took us over, before we know what was going on. – T-Bone Burnett
  7. Life is strange Every so often a good man wins. – Frank Dane
  8. It's a strange world, as David Lynch would say. – Laura Dern
  9. Radio is a really strange business now, too. There's a very narrow door and a very few people control what gets played. – Taylor Hanson
  10. Everybody needs a way out of that pain. Many people choose drugs and alcohol. Some people obsessively exercise or develop strange dietary habits, which is what I did. At least it got me toward a path of healthier living. – Mariel Hemingway
  11. The work which is manipulated looks a little boring to me. I think life is pretty strange anyway. It is wooo, wooo, wooo! – Annie Leibovitz
  12. Thirty was so strange for me. I've really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult. – C. S. Lewis
  13. They do certainly give very strange and newfangled, names to diseases. – Plato
  14. It's strange how parts come along, how life lives us, and what we get to do with the abilities that are given us. – Michael Richards
  15. I have never been bored an hour in my life. I get up every morning wondering what new strange glamorous thing is going to happen and it happens at fairly regular intervals. – William Allen White

Usage examples for strange

  1. And then the strange thing happened. ” – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  2. Does he look so strange to you? ” – The Branding Iron by Katharine Newlin Burt
  3. But he too seemed strange to her. ” – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  4. “ That's strange too because it was for y'u I came. ” – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  5. “ A strange letter in every way. ” – La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages by Jules Michelet
  6. It was very strange – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  7. “ I shall think that something strange has happened. ” – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  8. “ " It is very strange very strange indeed. ” – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  9. “ Mrs. March saw nothing strange in all that. ” – An Open-Eyed Conspiracy--An Idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells
  10. It's strange very strange – Two Boys and a Fortune by Matthew White, Jr.
  11. “ I never felt so strange in my life. ” – Austin and His Friends by Frederic H. Balfour
  12. She is a strange woman. ” – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott
  13. How strange is life! ” – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  14. In so strange a place who can say what might or might not chance? ” – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  15. The merchant's son thought it strange – Folk-Tales of Bengal by Lal Behari Day
  16. And she thought, " What strange eyes he has- like a great cat's!" ” – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  17. Here is another strange thing. ” – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  18. It's a strange house. ” – The Darling and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  19. “ Is it not very strange – The Mynns' Mystery by George Manville Fenn
  20. “ " Strange very strange said the Judge, more to himself than to me. ” – The Lonely House by Adolph Streckfuss

Idioms for strange