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Princeton's WordNet

  1. curiously, oddly, peculiarly(adverb)

    in a manner differing from the usual or expected

    "had a curiously husky voice"; "he's behaving rather peculiarly"

  2. curiously, inquisitively, interrogatively(adverb)

    with curiosity

    "the baby looked around curiously"

Wiktionary

  1. curiously(Adverb)

    In a curious manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Curiously(adverb)

    in a curious manner

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of curiously in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of curiously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Kavcic:

    Regionally, the Prairies were curiously strong in November, led by a hefty gain in Alberta.

  2. Walter Pater:

    What we have to do is to be forever curiously testing new opinions and courting new impressions.

  3. Joseph Conrad:

    It is to be remarked that a good many people are born curiously unfitted for the fate waiting them on this earth.

  4. Thomas Fuller:

    I can sympathise with people's pains, but not with their pleasures. There is something curiously boring about somebody else's happiness.

  5. Francis Bacon:

    Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested that is, some books are to be read only in parts, others to be read, but not curiously, and some few to be read wholly, and with diligence and attention.

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