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  • as inatypic
  • as inforeign

synonyms for uncharacteristic

  • atypical
  • exceptional
  • novel
  • uncommon
  • unconventional
  • unexpected
  • unordinary
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How to use uncharacteristic in a sentence

He paused briefly at the door, touched with an uncharacteristic flash of sour humor.
ASSIGNMENT'S ENDROGER DEE
So disturbed was Marshall by Roane's attacks that he did a thoroughly uncharacteristic thing.
THE LIFE OF JOHN MARSHALL VOLUME 4 OF 4ALBERT J. BEVERIDGE
The theatre of Rouen is quite uncharacteristic of the passion which the French usually entertain for spectacles.
ACCOUNT OF A TOUR IN NORMANDY, VOL. I. (OF 2)DAWSON TURNER
It was a most uncharacteristic reception, for she was of a gracious and engaging personality and a stately type of beauty.
THE ORDEALCHARLES EGBERT CRADDOCK
Karen believed that Mrs. Talcott had actually been feeling lonely, uncharacteristic as that seemed.
TANTEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
Hamlet has, indeed, an uncharacteristic conviction of the preciousness of property.
SIGURD OUR GOLDEN COLLIE AND OTHER COMRADES OF THE ROADKATHARINE LEE BATES
He approached slowly, reading a blue paper, with his level grey eyes divided by a little uncharacteristic frown.
THE PATRICIANJOHN GALSWORTHY
For anomalies and uncharacteristic episodes in Napoleon's career we must go to books; the playhouse is not the place for them.
PLAY-MAKINGWILLIAM ARCHER
Miss Halcombe, after once or twice hesitating and checking herself, in a most uncharacteristic manner, spoke at last.
THE WOMAN IN WHITEWILKIE COLLINS
The plan seemed to the young man so feeble and remote, so uncharacteristic and tame, as to indicate a certain indifference in her.
ANGELA'S BUSINESSHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
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WORDS RELATED TO UNCHARACTERISTIC

  • atypical
  • exceptional
  • novel
  • uncharacteristic
  • uncommon
  • unconventional
  • unexpected
  • unordinary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.