Strange and Unorthodox


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Strange adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: the strange smell we'd noticed turned out, unhappily, to be from the dinner our host was making

Unorthodox and strange are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Unorthodox" instead an adjective "Strange".
Nearby Words: strangeness, stranger, strangely
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Unorthodox adjective – Deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices.
Strange and unorthodox are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Strange" instead an adjective "Unorthodox".
Synonyms for Unorthodox

Things that words describes

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Other nouns: story, effects, version, colors, ways, ideas.

Both words in one sentence

  • Series / Twin Peaks Subsequently they accept Agent Cooper's strange methods at face value, as his unorthodox tactics appear practical to them.
  • Random Smoking Scene She admits it's "highly unorthodox", but yet it's still a strange reaction.¨
  • Video Game / PlanetSide Unorthodox Reload: In the sequel, the Commisioner and Underboss revolvers have a strange sort of twin half-cylinder drum that fans out to either side, to be loaded with three-round speed-loaders, then clicks back together.
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