Examples of unaccustomed in a Sentence
They responded to our request with unaccustomed speed.
pampered youngsters who were unaccustomed to such hard work
Recent Examples of unaccustomed from the Web
Sure, its boldness can dominate, even overwhelm when used in excess (especially for those unaccustomed).
Landrieu's comments acknowledged growing skepticism about whether the city is prepared to handle major rain events, and especially hurricanes, as areas of the city that are unaccustomed to regular flooding are seeing waters rise.
In the end, the nonpartisan council, unaccustomed to fighting with itself, passed what Russell said was a fairly bland resolution trying to accommodate both sides.
Unaccustomed to the sight of their idol doing something as mundane as ordering from a menu, the internet put all sorts of imperious, Beyoncé-y words in her mouth.
Like a group of musicians unaccustomed to playing with one another, your brain and major muscle groups can struggle to stay in sync—especially as you age.
Residents were skeptical of initial plans for a 16-story residential tower, which would stick out in an inner-ring suburb unaccustomed to such heights.
Now 24, Goldring is part of a population of patients who present new challenges to a health care system unaccustomed to dealing with survivors of once-fatal conditions.
Hitters are unaccustomed to seeing fastballs thrown with an overhand delivery so low to the ground.
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First Known Use of unaccustomed
UNACCUSTOMED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unaccustomed for English Language Learners
: not usual or common : not customary
: not familiar with something so that it does not seem normal or usual : not used to something
UNACCUSTOMED Defined for Kids
Definition of unaccustomed for Students
- He was unaccustomed to strenuous work.
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