Definitions for strangerˈstreɪn dʒər

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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 DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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.]

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  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

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  • 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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