What does unfamiliar mean?

Definitions for unfamiliarˌʌn fəˈmɪl yər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfamiliar(adj)

    not known or well known

    "a name unfamiliar to most"; "be alert at night especially in unfamiliar surroundings"

Wiktionary

  1. unfamiliar(Noun)

    An unfamiliar person; a stranger.

  2. unfamiliar(Adjective)

    Strange, not familiar.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unfamiliar

    un-fa-mil′yar, adj. not familiar.—n. Unfamiliar′ity.—adv. Unfamil′iarly.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfamiliar in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfamiliar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paul Fix:

    The only reason some people get lost in thought is because it's unfamiliar territory.

  2. Cynthia Ozick:

    Nothing is so awesomely unfamiliar as the familiar that discloses itself at the end of a journey.

  3. Thomas Mann:

    Solitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous- to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd.

  4. Zinaida Alexandrova:

    I used to hang up because the numbers were unfamiliar. What if it was the SBU (Ukrainian security service) making threats? I have no contact with anyone. How would I know it was Sasha?

  5. Acting Attorney General John Hoffman:

    For many consumers, a trip to the automotive parts store can be a confusing foray into unfamiliar territory, when retailers are not transparent and accurate in their pricing, consumers suffer.

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