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unaccustomed

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of unaccustomed

  1. 1 not having acquired a habit or tolerance <pampered youngsters who were unaccustomed to such hard work> Synonyms unacclimated, unused, unadapted, unadjustedRelated Words unseasonedNear Antonyms unaffected, uninfluencedAntonyms acclimated, accustomed, adapted, adjusted, habituated, used

  2. 2 not known or experienced before <the unaccustomed friendliness of my relatives after I won the lottery> Synonyms fresh, novel, original, strange, new, unfamiliar, unheard-of, unknown, unprecedentedRelated Words innovative, unique; nontraditional, unconventional, untried, unused, unworn; pathbreaking, pioneering, trailblazingNear Antonyms conventional, established, traditional, tried, tried-and-true; derivative, imitativeAntonyms familiar, hackneyed, old, time-honored, tired, warmed-over

  3. 3 noticeably different from what is generally found or experienced <unaccustomed styles of cooking that the tourists had to be persuaded to try> Synonyms curious, extraordinary, funny, odd, offbeat, out-of-the-way, peculiar, queer, rare, singular, strange, unusual, uncommon, uncustomary, unique, weirdRelated Words bizarre, eccentric, far-out, kooky (also kookie), oddball, outlandish, outré, way-out; aberrant, abnormal, atypical, exceptional, irregular; newsworthy, notable, noteworthy, noticeable, particular, remarkable, specialNear Antonyms unexceptional; expected, predictable; familiar, normal, regular, typicalAntonyms common, ordinary, plain, usual




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