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English definition of “unwonted”

unwonted

adjective [before noun]     /ʌnˈwəʊn.tɪd/ US  /-ˈwɑːn.t̬ɪd/ formal
unusual ; not often experienced or shown : He sprang to the phone with unwonted eagerness .Unique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
(Definition of unwonted adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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