Examples of unfamiliar in a Sentence
He gets nervous when he is in unfamiliar surroundings.
The book is full of unfamiliar words.
Recent Examples of unfamiliar from the Web
And thankfully, a new featurette detailing the upcoming film gives anyone unfamiliar with the book a little more information than readers had.
This is particularly important if your position is in a field unfamiliar to your prospective boss.
Dinner showed the promise of Dang’s kitchen, with flavors familiar (in the chicken wings and mussels) and inviting to folks unfamiliar with Vietnamese cuisine.
A demographic mix unlike elsewhere that includes elderly drivers and tourists and immigrants unfamiliar with local habits.
Instead, after sparking a week of controversy that blew up in NBC's face, the interview served as a little more than a tepid primer for audiences unfamiliar with the far-right internet video host.
The victories, which combined to give her 1,646, gave her a nice boost headed into her most unfamiliar event: the shot put.
Unfortunately, there is still a stigma regarding prefab construction among those unfamiliar with the process.
Paris Surging though France this month is an unfamiliar feeling: hope.
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First Known Use of unfamiliar
UNFAMILIAR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unfamiliar for English Language Learners
: not frequently seen, heard, or experienced
UNFAMILIAR Defined for Kids
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