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Definitions of strangeness

  1. unusualness as a consequence of not being well known Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The stage or quality of being strange. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3. The condition of being strange; reserve; coldness; the power of exciting surprise. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for strangeness

  1. Then there was the strangeness of walking with a relative of Richard's, one who had lived by his side so long. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. The very street looked different; the sidewalk wore an air of strangeness the crowd was not at all the same. – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre