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strangeness

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈstreɪndʒ.nəs/

strangeness noun [U] (UNUSUAL)

the quality of being unusual, unexpected, or difficult to understand

strangeness noun [U] (NOT FAMILIAR)

the quality of not being familiar: She was struck by the strangeness of her surroundings.
Translations of “strangeness”
in Korean 이상함…
in Arabic غَرابة…
in Portuguese estranheza, singularidade…
in Catalan estranyesa…
in Japanese めずらしさ, 意外さ, 不思議さ…
in Italian stranezza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不尋常, 奇怪, 不可思議…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不寻常, 奇怪, 不可思议…
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