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abnormal

Saltos de línea: ab|nor¦mal
Pronunciación: /əbˈnɔːm(ə)l
 
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Definición de abnormal en inglés:

adjetivo

Deviating from what is normal or usual, typically in a way that is undesirable or worrying: the illness is recognizable from the patient’s abnormal behaviour
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Every episode marked him, though there is no evidence of any abnormal behaviour.
  • His life has been so abnormal it is no surprise that he has such unusual views.
  • The boy told the court his behaviour had been abnormal and not the sort of thing he wanted to do in the future.
Sinónimos
unusual, uncommon, atypical, untypical, non-typical, unrepresentative, rare, isolated, irregular, anomalous, deviant, deviating, divergent, wayward, aberrant, freak, freakish;
unnatural, perverse, perverted, twisted, warped, corrupt, unhealthy, distorted, malformed;

Origen

mid 19th century: alteration (by association with Latin abnormis 'monstrous') of 16th-century anormal, from French, variant of anomal, via Latin from Greek anōmalos (see anomalous).

Derivados

abnormally

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Oraciones de ejemplo
  • When they function abnormally it appears to help cancer cells to grow.
  • Drought is a prolonged, abnormally dry period when there is not enough water to meet normal or expected needs.
  • These are people who are abnormally short for their age and have body weights below what is consistent with health.

Palabras que riman con abnormal

conformal, formal, normal, paranormal, subnormal

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