Strange and Weird


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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

Weird is a synonym for strange in usual topic. In some cases you can use "Weird" instead the word "Strange" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like unusual, odd, uncanny, deviating. popular alternative
Nearby Words: strangeness, stranger, strangely
Synonyms for Strange


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Weird adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: always has a somewhat weird opinion of what's happening in the news

Strange is a synonym for weird in uncanny topic. You can use "Strange" instead an adjective "Weird", if it concerns topics such as usual, odd, bizarre. popular alternative
Nearby Words: weirdo, weirdly, weirding, weirded
Synonyms for Weird

Things that words describes

girl strange girl weird girl
man strange man weird man
people strange people weird people
dream strange dream weird dream
Other nouns: name, stuff, creature, reason, place, twist, case, way, example, variation, mix, version, behavior, inversion, names, ways, events, places, powers, creatures, noises.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Bus Came Back: Eliza Catch Phrase: "We get that a lot." In response to being told that the party is strange or weird.
  • Film / sex, lies, and videotape Adorkable: Graham has little to no social filter, and both Ann and Cynthia refer to him as being weird or strange (and this is before his hobby is revealed).
  • Series / LazyTown While the show still retains some of its weird/strange foreigness, it's got nothing on the original Icelandic plays.
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