un·usu·al adjective \-ˈyü-zhə-wəl, -zhəl; -ˈyüzh-wəl\
: not normal or usual
: different or strange in a way that attracts attention
: not commonly seen, heard, etc.
— un·usu·al·ly adverb
— un·usu·al·ness noun
Examples of UNUSUAL
- It's not unusual for him to stay late at work.
- a scene of unusual beauty
- She has an unusual name.
First Known Use of UNUSUAL
Related to UNUSUAL
- curious, extraordinary, funny, odd, offbeat, out-of-the-way, peculiar, queer, rare, singular, strange, unaccustomed, uncommon, uncustomary, unique, weird
- common, ordinary, plain, usual
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