Definition of strange:

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Foreign; unnsual; unknown; new; marvellous; singular.

part of speech: adjective

Backward; slow.

part of speech: adjective

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.

Usage examples for strange:

  • Before that strange man. "Christopher and Columbus", Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim.
  • It is rather strange "Jane Journeys On", Ruth Comfort Mitchell.
  • But it is strange I see this now for the first time. "Berlin and Sans-Souci", Louise Muhlbach.
  • It was a strange moment for Philippa. "The Zeppelin's Passenger", E. Phillips Oppenheim.

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