Definitions of strange

  1.   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
  2.   not at ease or comfortable felt strange among so many important people
  3.   not known before used many strange words saw many strange faces in the crowd don't let anyone unknown into the house
  4.   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
  5.   Foreign
  6.   Belonging to another country foreign
  7.   Of or pertaining to others not one's own not pertaining to one's self not domestic
  8.   Not before known heard or seen new
  9.   Not according to the common way novel odd unusual irregular extraordinary unnatural queer
  10.   Reserved distant in deportment
  11.   Backward slow
  12.   Not familiar unaccustomed inexperienced
  13.   Strangely
  14.   To alienate to estrange
  15.   To be estranged or alienated
  16.   To wonder to be astonished
  17.   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
  18.   Strangeness
  19.   Foreign belonging to another country not formerly known heard or seen not domestic new causing surprise or curiosity marvellous unusual odd
  20.   Foreign unnsual unknown new marvellous singular
  21.   Unheard of unfamiliar
  22.   Unaccountable remarkable
  23.   Of a different class or kind
  24.   Foreign belonging to others not before known heard or seen wonderful odd unusual reserved unfamiliar
  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 she thought What strange eyes he has like a great cat's ” – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  2. But he too seemed strange to her – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  3. The merchant's son thought it strange – Folk-Tales of Bengal by Lal Behari Day
  4. “ Mrs March saw nothing strange in all that – An Open-Eyed Conspiracy--An Idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells
  5. 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
  6. How strange is life – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  7. Strange very strange said the Judge more to himself than to me – The Lonely House by Adolph Streckfuss
  8. It was very strange – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  9. It is very strange very strange indeed – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  10. Does he look so strange to you – The Branding Iron by Katharine Newlin Burt
  11. It's strange very strange – Two Boys and a Fortune by Matthew White, Jr.
  12. “ A strange letter in every way – La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages by Jules Michelet
  13. And then the strange thing happened – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  14. She is a strange woman – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott
  15. “ I never felt so strange in my life – Austin and His Friends by Frederic H. Balfour
  16. “ Is it not very strange – The Mynns' Mystery by George Manville Fenn
  17. “ I shall think that something strange has happened – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  18. It's a strange house – The Darling and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  19. “ That's strange too because it was for y'u I came – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  20. Here is another strange thing – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve

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