English adjective: unusual
|1.||unusual not usual or common or ordinary|
|Samples||A scene of unusual beauty.|
A man of unusual ability.
Cruel and unusual punishment.
An unusual meteorite.
|Similar||different, extraordinary, odd, out-of-the-way, peculiar, unaccustomed, unique|
|2.||unusual being definitely out of the ordinary and unexpected; slightly odd or even a bit weird|
|Samples||A strange exaltation that was indefinable.|
A strange fantastical mind.
What a strange sense of humor she has.
|Similar||antic, crazy, curious, eerie, eery, exotic, fantastic, fantastical, freaky, funny, gothic, grotesque, odd, oddish, other, peculiar, quaint, quaint, queer, rum, rummy, singular, weird|
|3.||unusual not commonly encountered|
|Samples||Two-career families are no longer unusual.|