Definitions for curiously

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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

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. Paul de Man:

    Curiously enough, it seems to be only in describing a mode of language which does not mean what it says that one can actually say what one means.


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