What does anomalous mean?

Definitions for anomalousəˈnɒm ə ləs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anomalous(adj)

    deviating from the general or common order or type

    "advanced forms of life may be anomalous in the universe"


  1. anomalous(Adjective)

    Deviating from the normal; aberrant or abnormal.

  2. anomalous(Adjective)

    Of uncertain or unknown categorization.

  3. anomalous(Adjective)

    Having anomalies.

  4. Origin: From anomalus

Webster Dictionary

  1. Anomalous(adj)

    deviating from a general rule, method, or analogy; abnormal; irregular; as, an anomalous proceeding

  2. Origin: [L. anomalus, Gr. uneven, irregular; 'an priv. + even, same. See Same, and cf. Abnormal.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of anomalous in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of anomalous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Travis Wyatt:

    It's very rare for a cold front to move through in July. It has happened before, but it's anomalous.

  2. David Wadhwani:

    There are these anomalous periods in the evolution of the market where people invest in hype rather than invest in fundamentals, i'm happy to say that's changing.

  3. Varun Badhwar:

    Even if the data that was leaked is mostly publicly available, having one large data dump makes it easier for attackers to run attack campaigns where they send mass phishing emails to the 33.7 million unique email addresses at the impacted organizations, so while it’s important to quickly investigate this specific breach and find the root cause, it’s even more important for the impacted organizations to ensure that they have tools to be able to monitor their networks for anomalous activity and stay vigilant.

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