1. [ adjective ] being definitely out of the ordinary and unexpected; slightly odd or even a bit weird
Synonyms: unusual

"a strange exaltation that was indefinable" "a strange fantastical mind" "what a strange sense of humor she has"

Related terms: familiar curious antic quaint quaint other exotic eerie oddish weird gothic freaky crazy
2. [ adjective ] not known before
Synonyms: unknown

"used many strange words" "saw many strange faces in the crowd" "don't let anyone unknown into the house"

Related terms: unfamiliar
3. [ adjective ] not at ease or comfortable

"felt strange among so many important people"

Related terms: uneasy
4. [ adjective ] being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world
Synonyms: exotic alien

"alien customs" "exotic plants in a greenhouse" "moved to a strange country"

Related terms: foreign
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 2095
Similar spelling:   stranger