- adv. In an uncharacteristic manner.
- adv. in uncharacteristic manner
“He was looking up at the sky, his profile strong, his expression uncharacteristically vulnerable.”
“Like watching paint dry" – John Kear in uncharacteristically ungracious mood after his Wakefield team had been drubbed at Wigan on Easter Monday.”
“Indeed, neither Bryant's much-parodied photo shoot nor out-there teammate Ron Artest's Twitter postings criticizing coach Phil Jackson have obscured the fact that the Lakers, who closed the regular season in uncharacteristically mediocre fashion and then had to scrap like mad to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder in a first-round playoff series, are seemingly righting themselves and closing in on a chance to defend their NBA title.”
“Yet why do I suspect that Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson, poseurs du jour, will remain uncharacteristically silent? pseudonymous in nc Says:”
“The photo of Obama is dark, his expression uncharacteristically menacing -- eyes narrowed and lips pinched in a grimace.”
“Oliver, uncharacteristically, is overcome with paternal feeling, and vows to stay by his son’s side until he gets better …”
“He moved closer, his expression growing uncharacteristically serious.”
“Slow (or was it Slower?) recognized my dilemma uncharacteristically quickly.”
“My grandmother uncharacteristically was a heavy smoker all her life and she was seventeen when she married.”
“Even in the dimness, Rachel could see his expression was uncharacteristically grave.”
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