Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In an unusual manner; not commonly; not frequently; rarely; unwontedly.

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  • adverb In an unusual manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb to a remarkable degree or extent

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Something remained unsaid, her expression unusually grim.

    Fire The Sky

  • Something remained unsaid, her expression unusually grim.

    Fire The Sky

  • After shutting the door, the chief watched him, his expression unusually pensive.

    Deception Plan

  • Russell, 48, a Nampa native who lives in Utah, was among three men who contacted the Statesman about what they described as unusually attentive behavior on Craig's part ....

    From the WSJ Opinion Archives

  • They told The Huffington Post about a previously unreported moment in which Romney revealed what they described as an unusually high degree of comfort with gays.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • They told The Huffington Post about a previously unreported moment in which Romney revealed what they described as an unusually high degree of comfort with gays.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • They told The Huffington Post about a previously unreported moment in which Romney revealed what they described as an unusually high degree of comfort with gays.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • However, when questioned on the matter, the Head Gardener noted that she was having great difficulty keeping up with what she called the unusually heavy demands of the chip-loving confinchioneers and that restocking those feeders twice a day is not always feasible.

    chron.com Chronicle

  • However, when questioned on the matter, the Head Gardener noted that she was having great difficulty keeping up with what she called the unusually heavy demands of the chip-loving confinchioneers and that restocking those feeders twice a day is not always feasible.

    chron.com Chronicle

  • In the interview, Brown also described his proposal to Sarah, discussed his love life as a younger man and spoke in unusually frank terms about his clashes with his predecessor, Tony Blair.

    Gordon Brown Gets Emotional While Talking About Daughter's Death (VIDEO)

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