Definitions for strangerˈstreɪn dʒər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stranger, alien, unknown(noun)

    anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found

  2. stranger(noun)

    an individual that one is not acquainted with

Wiktionary

  1. stranger(Noun)

    A person whom one does not know; a person who is neither a friend nor an acquaintance.

  2. stranger(Noun)

    An outsider or foreigner

  3. stranger(Noun)

    A newcomer.

  4. Origin: estrangier, from extraneus (whence also English estrange), from extra.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stranger(noun)

    one who is strange, foreign, or unknown

  2. Stranger(noun)

    one who comes from a foreign land; a foreigner

  3. Stranger(noun)

    one whose home is at a distance from the place where he is, but in the same country

  4. Stranger(noun)

    one who is unknown or unacquainted; as, the gentleman is a stranger to me; hence, one not admitted to communication, fellowship, or acquaintance

  5. Stranger(noun)

    one not belonging to the family or household; a guest; a visitor

  6. Stranger(noun)

    one not privy or party an act, contract, or title; a mere intruder or intermeddler; one who interferes without right; as, actual possession of land gives a good title against a stranger having no title; as to strangers, a mortgage is considered merely as a pledge; a mere stranger to the levy

  7. Stranger(verb)

    to estrange; to alienate

  8. Origin: [OF. estrangier, F. tranger. See Strange.]

Freebase

  1. Stranger

    The Stranger is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The Stranger first appeared in X-Men #11, and was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stranger' in Nouns Frequency: #1673


Translations for stranger

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • أجنبي, غريبArabic
  • foraster, desconegut, estrangerCatalan, Valencian
  • neznámý, cizinecCzech
  • dieithrynWelsh
  • fremmedDanish
  • Fremder, Ausländer, NeulingGerman
  • ξένος, άγνωστος, νέος, αλλοδαπόςGreek
  • fremduloEsperanto
  • forastero, desconocido, extranjeroSpanish
  • خارجی, غریبهPersian
  • muukalainen, tuntematon, tulokasFinnish
  • inconnu, étrangère, étrangerFrench
  • strainséirIrish
  • coigreach, coimheachScottish Gaelic
  • परदेशी, अन्यदेशीय, विदेशी, अजनबीHindi
  • idegenekHungarian
  • օտարական, անծանոթ, նորեկArmenian
  • straniero, stranieraItalian
  • 知らない人, 外人, 外国人Japanese
  • extraneusLatin
  • tautangataMāori
  • странец, новодојденец, незнајник, туѓинец, незнаник, дојденецMacedonian
  • vreemdeDutch
  • obcy, cudzoziemiec, nieznajomy, przybyszPolish
  • recém-chegado, estrangeiro, estranhoPortuguese
  • незнакомка, инородец, чужой, чужеземец, новоприбывший, посторонний, иностранка, пришелец, незнакомец, иностранецRussian
  • tuđínac, strȁnkinja, prìdošlica, stránac, dòšljāk, došljàkinjaSerbo-Croatian
  • främling, nykomlingSwedish
  • ฝรั่งThai
  • اجنبی, پردیشیUrdu
  • người lạVietnamese

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