outlandish
adjective Date: before 12th century 1. of or relating to another country ; foreign 2. a. strikingly out of the ordinary ; bizarre <
an outlandish costume
>
b. exceeding proper or reasonable limits or standards 3. remote from civilization Synonyms: see strangeoutlandishly adverboutlandishness noun

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