Anomalous and Peculiar


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Anomalous adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Usage example: that was an anomalous year for the housing industry, so the number of starts is anything but typical

Peculiar is a synonym for anomalous in usual topic. In some cases you can use "Peculiar" instead an adjective "Anomalous", when it comes to topics like abnormal, aberrant, unusual, odd.
Nearby Words: anomaly, anomalously
Synonyms for Anomalous


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Peculiar adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Usage example: a writer with a peculiar talent for capturing the feel of everyday conversation

Anomalous is a synonym for peculiar in irregular topic. You can use "Anomalous" instead an adjective "Peculiar", if it concerns topics such as aberrant, odd, strange.
Nearby Words: peculiarity, peculiarly
Synonyms for Peculiar

Things that words describes

ability anomalous ability peculiar ability
manner anomalous manner peculiar manner
event anomalous event peculiar event
relationship anomalous relationship peculiar relationship
Other nouns: nature, form, system, effect, item, case, actions, properties, weapons.
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