Atypical and Uncommon


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Atypical adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Usage example: the postal service delivered the package with atypical speed

Uncommon is a synonym for atypical in unusual topic. In some cases you can use "Uncommon" instead an adjective "Atypical", when it comes to topics like anomalous.
Synonyms for Atypical


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Uncommon adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Usage example: a landscape of uncommon beauty

Atypical is a synonym for uncommon in unusual topic. You can use "Atypical" instead an adjective "Uncommon", if it concerns topics such as anomalous.
Nearby Word: uncommonly
Synonyms for Uncommon

Things that words describes

attitude atypical attitude uncommon attitude
action atypical action uncommon action
sort atypical sort uncommon sort
case atypical case uncommon case
Other nouns: use, example, characters, color, variant, behavior, traits.

Both words in one sentence

  • One-Hit Wonder It is also not uncommon for the one hit to be atypical of their oeuvre.
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