Irregular and Uncommon


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Irregular adjective – Departing from some accepted standard of what is normal.
Usage example: it was a bank customer's slightly irregular behavior that made people suspicious

Uncommon is a synonym for irregular. In some cases you can use "Uncommon" instead an adjective "Irregular".
Nearby Words: irregularity, irregularly
Synonyms for Irregular


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Uncommon adjective – Noticeably different from what is generally found or experienced.
Usage example: backyard swimming pools are not an uncommon sight in that neighborhood

Irregular is a synonym for uncommon in unusual topic. Sometimes you can use "Irregular" instead an adjective "Uncommon", if it concerns topics such as very different. rare substitute
Nearby Word: uncommonly
Synonyms for Uncommon

Things that words describes

case irregular case uncommon case
characters irregular characters uncommon characters
scouts irregular scouts uncommon scouts

Both words in one sentence

  • Music / Radiohead Also averted by "Myxomatosis," which sounds like it's in uncommon time due to the irregular cymbal hits and unusual synth pattern, but it's really in 4/4.
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