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unusualadjective

uk   /ʌnˈjuː.ʒu.əl/  us   /ʌnˈjuː.ʒu.əl/
A2 different from others of the same type in a way that is surprising, interesting, or attractive: "Do you like the new couch?" "Yes, it's very unusual." [+ to infinitive] It's unusual to have adult conversation like that with such a young child. I was actually on time, which is unusual for me.

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unusualadjective

 us   /ʌnˈju·ʒu·əl/
different from what is usual or expected: I was actually on time, which is unusual for me.
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