What does strangely mean?

Definitions for strangely

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word strangely.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. queerly, strangely, oddly, funnily(adverb)

    in a strange manner

    "a queerly inscribed sheet of paper"


  1. strangely(Adverb)

    In a strange or coincidental manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Strangely(adverb)

    as something foreign, or not one's own; in a manner adapted to something foreign and strange

  2. Strangely(adverb)

    in the manner of one who does not know another; distantly; reservedly; coldly

  3. Strangely(adverb)

    in a strange manner; in a manner or degree to excite surprise or wonder; wonderfully

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'strangely' in Adverbs Frequency: #425

How to pronounce strangely?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say strangely in sign language?

  1. strangely


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of strangely in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of strangely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of strangely in a Sentence

  1. Charlotte Bronte:

    The writer who possesses the creative gift owns something of which he is not always master- something that at time strangely wills and works for itself.

  2. M. I. Abramowitz:

    Just because the solutions of problems are not visible at any particular time does not mean that those problems will never be alleviated -- or confined to tolerable dimensions. History has a way of changing the very terms in which problems operate and of leaving them, in the end, unsolved, to be sure, yet strangely deflated of their original meaning and importance.

  3. Michael Collins:

    Strangely enough, it looks fragile somehow, you want to take care of it. You want to nurture it. You want to be good to it. All the beauty, it was wonderful, it was tiny, it's our home, everything I knew, but fragile, strange.

  4. J. P. Morgan:

    When you expect things to happen -- strangely enough -- they do happen.

  5. Mary McCarthy:

    It has to be acknowledged that in capitalist society, with its herds of hippies, originality has become a sort of fringe benefit, a mere convention, accepted obsolescence, the Beatnik model being turned in for the Hippie model, as though strangely obedient to capitalist laws of marketing.

Images & Illustrations of strangely

  1. strangelystrangelystrangelystrangelystrangely

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for strangely

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for strangely »


Find a translation for the strangely definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these strangely definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"strangely." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 14 Aug. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/strangely>.

Are we missing a good definition for strangely? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for strangely:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.