from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Conspicuously unconventional; bizarre. See Synonyms at strange.
- adj. Strikingly unfamiliar.
- adj. Located far from civilized areas.
- adj. Archaic Of foreign origin; not native.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. bizarre, strange
- adj. foreign, alien
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Foreign; not native.
- adj. Deviating conspicuously from common practice; strange; freakish; bizarre; rude; barbarous; uncouth; clownish; ; -- usually used in a negative sense.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or belonging to a foreign country; foreign; not native.
- Strange; unfamiliar; odd; uncouth; barbarous; bizarre.
- Out of the way; remote from society; secluded.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual
Old English utlendisc, from ūtland ("foreign land, land abroad") (English outland). Sense of “bizarre” from 1590s. Surface analysis outland + -ish. (Wiktionary)