Uncharacteristically is used with these adjectives: ↑coy, ↑quiet, ↑silent

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  • uncharacteristically — uncharacteristic ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not typical of a particular person or thing. DERIVATIVES uncharacteristically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • uncharacteristically — adverb in uncharacteristic manner he was uncharacteristically cool • Ant: ↑characteristically • Derived from adjective: ↑uncharacteristic …   Useful english dictionary

  • uncharacteristically — adverb see uncharacteristic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • uncharacteristically — adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • uncharacteristically — adverb In an uncharacteristic manner …   Wiktionary

  • uncharacteristically — adv. in a manner that is not characteristic, in a manner not typical or distinctive …   English contemporary dictionary

  • uncharacteristically — un·characteristic·ally …   English syllables

  • uncharacteristically — See: uncharacteristic …   English dictionary

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  • uncharacteristic — [[t]ʌ̱nkærɪktərɪ̱stɪk[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ of n If you describe something as uncharacteristic of someone, you mean that it is not typical of them. It was uncharacteristic of her father to disappear like this. ...an uncharacteristic lack of… …   English dictionary

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