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  • 1 Stranger — «Stranger» Sencillo de Hilary Duff del álbum Dignity Formato CD Single Descarga Digital Género(s) Dance, Electro rock, R B Duración 4:10 (Album Version) 3 …

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  • 2 Stranger — Stran ger, n. [OF. estrangier, F. [ e]tranger. See {Strange}.] 1. One who is strange, foreign, or unknown. Specifically: [1913 Webster] (a) One who comes from a foreign land; a foreigner. [1913 Webster] I am a most poor woman and a stranger, Born …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 stranger — strang·er n: someone who is not a party or in privity with a party (as to a contract or legal action) may be enforced against a stranger to the contract Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. stranger …

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  • 4 stranger — stranger, foreigner, alien, outlander, outsider, immigrant, émigré can all designate a person who comes into a community from the outside and is not recognized as a member of that community. This is the primary denotation of some of the words,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 stranger — [n] person who is unfamiliar alien, drifter, foreign body, foreigner, guest, immigrant, incomer, interloper, intruder, itinerant person, migrant, migratory worker, new arrival, newcomer, outcomer, outlander, outof stater*, outsider, party… …

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  • 6 stranger — ► NOUN 1) a person whom one does not know. 2) a person who does not know, or is not known in, a particular place. 3) (stranger to) a person entirely unaccustomed to (a feeling, experience, or situation) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 stranger — [strān′jər] n. [ME < MFr estranger < OFr estrange: see STRANGE] 1. an outsider, newcomer, or foreigner 2. Now Rare a guest or visitor 3. a person not known or familiar to one; person who is not an acquaintance 4. a person unaccustomed (to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Stranger — Stran ger, v. t. To estrange; to alienate. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 stranger — (izg. strȅndžer) m DEFINICIJA žarg. onaj koji dolazi iz strane zemlje, iz inozemstva; stranac, tuđin, inozemac, strendžer ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

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  • 10 Stranger — The Phantom Stranger (dt. der phantomhafte Fremde ) ist der Titel von mehreren Comicserien und anderen Comicveröffentlichungen, die seit 1952 von dem US amerikanischen Verlag DC Comics veröffentlicht werden. The Phantom Stranger handelt von einem …

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  • 11 stranger — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, perfect, total ▪ mysterious ▪ beautiful, dark, handsome ▪ She said that I would m …

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  • 12 Stranger — The Stranger Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 13 stranger — strang|er [ˈstreındʒə US ər] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: estrangier, from estrange; STRANGE1] 1.) someone that you do not know ▪ Children must not talk to strangers. perfect/complete/total stranger (=used to emphasize that you do… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 stranger — [[t]stre͟ɪnʤə(r)[/t]] strangers 1) N COUNT A stranger is someone you have never met before. Telling a complete stranger about your life is difficult... Sometimes I feel like I m living with a stranger. 2) N PLURAL If two people are strangers,… …

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  • 15 stranger */*/ — UK [ˈstreɪndʒə(r)] / US [ˈstreɪndʒər] noun [countable] Word forms stranger : singular stranger plural strangers 1) someone who you do not know The poster warns children not to talk to strangers. a complete/perfect/total stranger (= used for… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 stranger —    In rural areas, both in Britain and the USA, this term was formerly the normal way of addressing a person who was a stranger to the district and whose name was unknown. Examples of such usage occur in Thomas Hardy’s The Mayor of Casterbridge,… …

    A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

  • 17 stranger — n. 1) a complete, perfect, total, utter stranger 2) a stranger to (she s no stranger to us) * * * [ streɪndʒə] perfect total utter stranger a complete a stranger to (she s no stranger to us) …

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  • 18 stranger — noun (C) 1 someone whom you do not know: Children must not talk to strangers. | perfect/complete/total stranger (=used to emphasize that you do not know them): A perfect stranger waved to me in the street this morning. 2 be no stranger to sth to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 stranger — strangerlike, adj. /strayn jeuhr/, n. 1. a person with whom one has had no personal acquaintance: He is a perfect stranger to me. 2. a newcomer in a place or locality: a stranger in town. 3. an outsider: They want no strangers in on the club… …

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  • 20 stranger — strang|er [ streındʒər ] noun count ** 1. ) someone that you do not know: The poster warns children not to talk to strangers. a complete/perfect/total stranger (=used for emphasizing that you do not know the person at all): I didn t want to share …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English