Uncommon and Unusual


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

Unusual is a synonym for uncommon in exceptional topic. In some cases you can use "Unusual" instead the word "Uncommon" as an adjective or a verb, when it comes to topics like strange, very different, unfamiliar, bizarre. rare substitute
Nearby Word: uncommonly
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Unusual adjective – Noticeably different from what is generally found or experienced.
Usage example: we found some unusual shells by the high-tide mark while combing the beach

Uncommon is a synonym for unusual in exceptional topic. You can use "Uncommon" instead the word "Unusual" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as unfamiliar, different, bizarre, anomalous. rare substitute
Nearby Words: unused, unusually
Synonyms for Unusual

Things that words describes

occurrence uncommon occurrence unusual occurrence
ability uncommon ability unusual ability
feature uncommon feature unusual feature
people uncommon people unusual people
Other nouns: name, take, trait, type, case, use, example, characters, features, hair, variation, sight, color, variant, behavior, pairing, elements, events, traits, cases, powers, weapons.
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