strangely

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English straungely (strangely, aloofly, intricately); equivalent to strange +‎ -ly.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɹeɪndʒli/
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AdverbEdit

strangely (comparative more strangely, superlative most strangely)

  1. In a strange or coincidental manner.
    Though I'd never gone to Boston before, everything looked strangely familiar.
    Daniel was walking strangely because he had twisted his ankle.
  2. (archaic) Surprisingly, wonderfully.

TranslationsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

AdverbEdit

strangely

  1. Alternative form of straungely