Translation of "strange" - English-Spanish dictionary

strange

adjective uk /streɪndʒ/

A2 unusual or not expected

extraño
It’s strange that she hasn’t called.
What a strange-looking dog!

B1 A strange person or place is one that you are not familiar with.

nuevo, desconocido
I’ve never been here before, so it’s all strange to me.
strangely adverb /ˈstreɪndʒ·li/

de forma extraña
She’s been behaving very strangely recently.

(Translation of “strange” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

strange

adjective /streindʒ/

not known, seen etc before; unfamiliar or foreign

extraño
What would you do if you found a strange man in your house?
Whenever you’re in a strange country, you should take the opportunity of learning the language.

unusual, odd or queer

extraño
She had a strange look on her face
a strange noise.
strangely adverb

extrañamente
Terry was strangely quiet that evening.
strangeness noun

extrañeza
stranger noun

a person who is unknown to oneself

extraño, desconocido
I’ve met her once before, so she’s not a complete stranger (to me).

a visitor

forastero
I can’t tell you where the post office is – I’m a stranger here myself.
strange to say/tell/relate

surprisingly

por extraño que parezca, aunque parezca mentira
Strange to say, he did pass his exam after all.
strangely enough

it is strange (that)

por extraño que parezca
He lives next door, but strangely enough I rarely see him.

(Translation of “strange” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)