Examples of unusual in a Sentence
It's not unusual for him to stay late at work.
a scene of unusual beauty
She has an unusual name.
Recent Examples of unusual from the Web
The decision to micromanage Zuckerberg’s stop in Montana from 2,232 miles east in Washington, made by top officials at the Interior Department, the National Park Service’s parent agency, was highly unusual — even for a celebrity visit.
The size of the loans — totaling about $300 million — is somewhat unusual by Wall Street standards, according to former and current Deutsche Bank executives and wealth managers at other Wall Street firms.
Rohrabacher has long been an outlier in the Republican caucus for his pro-Russian stance, but in the Trump era his views are no longer so unusual.
Baffert showed unusual patience with Arrogate, sidelining him from Triple Crown races as a 3-year-old.
This year marks the debut of the Rarities Bar, which will be stocked with more than 20 unusual bourbons curated by Liquor Barn's Brad Williams.
The findings come thanks to an unusual decision made by the government of Jakarta last year.
The question is whether Trump is unusual in this regard.
But while providing unusual scenery in east Orange County, the city’s new solar plant is a modest presence amid an unprecedented burst of solar power at sites across Florida.
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First Known Use of unusual
UNUSUAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unusual for English Language Learners
: not normal or usual
: different or strange in a way that attracts attention
: not commonly seen, heard, etc.
UNUSUAL Defined for Kids
Definition of unusual for Students
: not done, found, used, experienced, or existing most of the time an unusual job an unusual odor
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