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un·wont·ed

 (ŭn-wôn′tĭd, -wōn′-, -wŭn′-)
adj.
Not usual or accustomed: "Her unwonted breach of delicacy ... perplexed him" (George Meredith).

un·wont′ed·ly adv.
un·wont′ed·ness n.

unwonted

(ʌnˈwəʊntɪd) or

unwont

adj
1. out of the ordinary; unusual
2. (usually foll by to) archaic unaccustomed; unused
unˈwontedly adv
unˈwontedness n

un•wont•ed

(ʌnˈwɔn tɪd, -ˈwoʊn-, -ˈwʌn-)

adj.
not customary, habitual, or usual; rare.
[1545–55]
un•wont′ed•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unwonted - out of the ordinaryunwonted - out of the ordinary; "an unwonted softness in her face"
uncommon - not common or ordinarily encountered; unusually great in amount or remarkable in character or kind; "uncommon birds"; "frost and floods are uncommon during these months"; "doing an uncommon amount of business"; "an uncommon liking for money"; "he owed his greatest debt to his mother's uncommon character and ability"

unwonted

unwonted

adjective
Not usual or ordinary:
Slang: offbeat.
Translations

unwonted

[ʌnˈwəʊntɪd] ADJinsólito, inusitado

unwonted

adjungewohnt

unwonted

[ʌnˈwəʊntɪd] adj (frm) → inconsueto/a
References in classic literature ?
When a young gentleman like Dunsey is reduced to so exceptional a mode of locomotion as walking, a whip in his hand is a desirable corrective to a too bewildering dreamy sense of unwontedness in his position; and Dunstan, as he went along through the gathering mist, was always rapping his whip somewhere.