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Princeton's WordNet

  1. queerly, strangely, oddly, funnilyadverb

    in a strange manner

    "a queerly inscribed sheet of paper"


  1. strangelyadverb

    In a strange or coincidental manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Strangelyadverb

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

  2. Strangelyadverb

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

  3. Strangelyadverb

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

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

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  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. Frank Moore Colby:

    Politics is a place of humble hopes and strangely modest requirements, where all are good who are not criminal and all are wise who are not ridiculously otherwise.

  2. Maliina Abelsen:

    The weather has been acting very strangely, but we are used to that in Greenland, so we have learned to adapt.

  3. Marina Kondratyeva:

    The whole thing began very strangely, our plane was diverted to a different airport (an air force base outside London) and they said that 26 blonde spies had landed, and that was what all the press reported.

  4. 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.

  5. Charlotte Brontë:

    But this I know; the writer who possesses the creative gift owns something of which he is not always master -- something that at times strangely wills and works for itself. If the result be attractive, the World will praise you, who little deserve praise; if it be repulsive, the same World will blame you, who almost as little deserve blame.

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