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1 : One who estranges.

2 : One who is strange, foreign, or unknown.

3 : One who comes from a foreign land; a foreigner.

4 : One whose home is at a distance from the place where he is, but in the same country.

5 : One who is unknown or unacquainted; as, the gentleman is a stranger to me; hence, one not admitted to communication, fellowship, or acquaintance.

6 : One not belonging to the family or household; a guest; a visitor.

7 : One not privy or party an act, contract, or title; a mere intruder or intermeddler; one who interferes without right; as, actual possession of land gives a good title against a stranger having no title; as to strangers, a mortgage is considered merely as a pledge; a mere stranger to the levy.

8 : To estrange; to alienate.

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1 : Estranger

n.

One who estranges.

2 : Stranger

n.

One who is strange, foreign, or unknown.

3 : Stranger

n.

One who comes from a foreign land; a foreigner.

4 : Stranger

n.

One whose home is at a distance from the place where he is, but in the same country.

5 : Stranger

n.

One who is unknown or unacquainted; as, the gentleman is a stranger to me; hence, one not admitted to communication, fellowship, or acquaintance.

6 : Stranger

n.

One not belonging to the family or household; a guest; a visitor.

7 : Stranger

n.

One not privy or party an act, contract, or title; a mere intruder or intermeddler; one who interferes without right; as, actual possession of land gives a good title against a stranger having no title; as to strangers, a mortgage is considered merely as a pledge; a mere stranger to the levy.

8 : Stranger

v. t.

To estrange; to alienate.

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This word stranger uses 7 unique characters: A E G N R S T

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Number of all combination ncr for stranger word is (5040)

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Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology
    • 1.2 Pronunciation
    • 1.3 Adjective
      • 1.3.1 Derived terms
      • 1.3.2 Related terms
    • 1.4 Noun
      • 1.4.1 Synonyms
      • 1.4.2 Antonyms
      • 1.4.3 Derived terms
      • 1.4.4 Translations
      • 1.4.5 See also
    • 1.5 Verb
    • 1.6 Anagrams

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French estrangier (foreign, alien), from estrange, from Latin extraneus (foreign, external) (whence also English estrange), from extra (outside of). Displaced native Old English eldritch.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈstɹeɪndʒɚ/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈstɹeɪndʒə/
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  • Rhymes: -eɪndʒə(ɹ)

Adjective[edit]

stranger

  1. comparative form of strange: more strange
    • Truth is stranger than fiction. (English proverb)

Derived terms[edit]

  • See strange

Related terms[edit]

  • See strange

Noun[edit]

stranger (plural strangers)

  1. A person whom one does not know; a person who is neither a friend nor an acquaintance.
    That gentleman is a stranger to me.  Children are taught not to talk to strangers.
    • 1892, Walter Besant, chapter III, in The Ivory Gate: A Novel, New York, N.Y.: Harper & Brothers, Franklin Square, OCLC 16832619:
      In former days every tavern of repute kept such a room for its own select circle, a club, or society, of habitués, who met every evening, for a pipe and a cheerful glass. [] Strangers might enter the room, but they were made to feel that they were there on sufferance: they were received with distance and suspicion.
  2. An outsider or foreigner.
    • William Shakespeare (c.1564–1616)
      I am a most poor woman and a stranger, / Born out of your dominions.
    • George Granville (1666-1735)
      Melons on beds of ice are taught to bear, / And strangers to the sun yet ripen here.
    • 1961, Robert A. Heinlein: “Stranger in a Strange Land”
  3. A newcomer.
    • 1918, W. B. Maxwell, chapter 7, in The Mirror and the Lamp:
      […] St. Bede's at this period of its history was perhaps the poorest and most miserable parish in the East End of London. Close-packed, crushed by the buttressed height of the railway viaduct, rendered airless by huge walls of factories, it at once banished lively interest from a stranger's mind and left only a dull oppression of the spirit.
  4. (humorous) One who has not been seen for a long time.
    Hello, stranger!
  5. (obsolete) One not belonging to the family or household; a guest; a visitor.
    • John Milton (1608-1674)
      To honour and receive / Our heavenly stranger.
  6. (law) One not privy or party to an act, contract, or title; a mere intruder or intermeddler; one who interferes without right.
    Actual possession of land gives a good title against a stranger having no title.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (person whom one does not know):
  • (outsider, foreigner): alien, foreigner, foreign national, non-national/nonnational, non-resident/nonresident, outsider
  • (newcomer): newbie, newcomer

Antonyms[edit]

  • (person whom one does not know): acquaintance, friend
  • (outsider, foreigner): compatriot, countryman, fellow citizen, fellow countryman, national, resident
  • (newcomer):

Derived terms[edit]

  • be no stranger to
  • don't be a stranger
  • stranger danger

Translations[edit]

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See also[edit]

  • myall

Verb[edit]

stranger (third-person singular simple present strangers, present participle strangering, simple past and past participle strangered)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To estrange; to alienate.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)

Anagrams[edit]

  • granters, regrants