English Edit

Etymology Edit

uncharacteristic +‎ -ally

Adverb Edit

uncharacteristically (comparative more uncharacteristically, superlative most uncharacteristically)

  1. In an uncharacteristic manner.
    • 2012 May 27, Nathan Rabin, “TV: Review: THE SIMPSONS (CLASSIC): “New Kid On The Block” (season 4, episode 8; originally aired 11/12/1992)”, in The Onion AV Club[1]:
      This newfound infatuation renders Bart uncharacteristically vulnerable. He suddenly has something to care about beyond causing trouble and makes a dramatic transformation from hell-raiser to gentleman about town.