strange

  • 1 strânge — STRẤNGE, strâng, vb. III. I. 1. tranz. A trage tare de capetele unei sfori, ale unei curele etc. înnodate sau înfăşurate în jurul cuiva sau a ceva, spre a lega ori a închide, a fixa etc. (mai) bine; a face ca o legătură să fie mai strâmtă. ♢ expr …

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  • 2 Strange — Strange, a. [Compar. {Stranger}; superl. {Strangest}.] [OE. estrange, F. [ e]trange, fr. L. extraneus that is without, external, foreign, fr. extra on the outside. See {Extra}, and cf. {Estrange}, {Extraneous}.] 1. Belonging to another country;… …

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  • 3 Strange — may refer to:* Strange (surname), a family name * Strange, Ontario, Canada * Strange (TV series), a British programme * Strange quark, an elementary particleIn comics: * Strange (comic), a comic book limited series by Marvel Comics * Strange… …

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  • 4 strange´ly — strange «straynj», adjective, strang|er, strang|est, adverb. –adj. 1. unusual; odd; queer; peculiar: »a strange accident. What a str …

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  • 5 Strange — bezeichnet einen Quark Flavour, Quark (Physik)#Strange Quark Strange ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alf Strange (1900–1978), englischer Fußballspieler Allen Strange (1943–2008), US amerikanischer Komponist, Musiktheoretiker und Musiker… …

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  • 6 Strange — Título Strange Ficha técnica Dirección Anton Corbijn Producción Richard Bell Datos y cifras …

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  • 7 strange — strange, *singular, unique, peculiar, eccentric, erratic, odd, queer, quaint, outlandish, curious can mean varying from what is ordinary, usual, and to be expected. Strange, the most comprehensive of these terms, suggests unfamiliarity; it may… …

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  • 8 strange — [strānj] adj. stranger, strangest [ME < OFr estrange < L extraneus, EXTRANEOUS] 1. of another place or locality; foreign; alien 2. not previously known, seen, heard, or experienced; unfamiliar 3. quite unusual or uncommon; extraordinary 4.… …

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  • 9 Strange — Strange, adv. Strangely. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Most strange, but yet most truly, will I speak. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 10 strange — strange·ly; strange; strange·ness; …

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  • 11 strange — ► ADJECTIVE 1) unusual or surprising. 2) not previously visited, seen, or encountered. 3) (strange to/at/in) archaic unaccustomed to or unfamiliar with. 4) Physics denoting one of the six flavours of quark. DERIVATIVES strangely adverb …

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  • 12 Strange — Strange, v. t. To alienate; to estrange. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 Strange — Strange, v. i. 1. To be estranged or alienated. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To wonder; to be astonished. [Obs.] Glanvill. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14 strange — [adj1] deviating, unfamiliar aberrant, abnormal, astonishing, astounding, atypical, bizarre, curious, different, eccentric, erratic, exceptional, extraordinary, fantastic, far out*, funny, idiosyncratic, ignorant, inexperienced, irregular,… …

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  • 15 Strange — (spr. Strehndsch), Robert, geb. 1723 auf der Orkadeninsel Mainland, lernte in Edinburg die Kupferstecherkunst, reiste 1759 nach Italien, lebte mehre Jahre in Paris u. zuletzt in London, wo er 1792 starb. In der Klarheit u. Bestimmtheit seines… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 16 Strange — (spr. ßtrēndsch), Sir Robert, Kupferstecher, geb. 26. Juli 1721 auf der orkadischen Insel Pomona, gest. 5. Juli 1792 in London, ging nach Edinburg und schloß sich dort an den Prätendenten an, nach dessen Sturz er nach Paris flüchtete und hier… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 17 Stränge — Stränge, S. Strenge …

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  • 18 Strange — (Strehndsch), Robert, vortrefflicher Zeichner und Kupferstecher, geb. 1723 zu Pomona auf einer der Orkadischen Inseln, bildete sich in Paris und Italien und lebte darauf in London, ward 1787 in den Ritterstand erhoben u. st. 1792. Besonders… …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 19 strange — index eccentric, extraneous, extrinsic, foreign, incongruous, ineffable, inexplicable, irregular (not usual) …

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  • 20 strange — (adj.) late 13c., from elsewhere, foreign, unknown, unfamiliar, from O.Fr. estrange (Fr. étrange) foreign, alien, from L. extraneus foreign, external, from extra outside of (see EXTRA (Cf. extra)). Sense of queer, surprising is attested from late …

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