strangely

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English straungely (strangely, aloofly, intricately); equivalent to strange +‎ -ly.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɹeɪndʒli/
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Adverb[edit]

strangely (comparative more strangely, superlative most strangely)

  1. In a strange or coincidental manner.
    Though I'd never gone to Boston before, everything looked strangely familiar.
    Daniel was walking strangely because he had twisted his ankle.
  2. (archaic) Surprisingly, wonderfully.

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Middle English[edit]

Adverb[edit]

strangely

  1. Alternative form of straungely