Synonyms of uncommon in English:

uncommon


See definition of uncommon

adjective

1‘it is a handsome and relatively uncommon plant’

SYNONYMS

unusual, abnormal, rare, atypical, uncustomary, unconventional, unexpected, unfamiliar, strange, odd, curious, out of the ordinary, extraordinary, out of the way, outlandish, offbeat, irregular, deviant, novel, singular, peculiar, queer, bizarre, freakish, quirky, alien

informal weird, oddball, way out, freaky, something else

North American informal off the wall

ANTONYMS

common

2‘attempted abductions of children are uncommon’

SYNONYMS

rare, scarce, few and far between, thin on the ground, exceptional, abnormal, isolated, occasional, infrequent, irregular, sporadic

British out of the common

dated seldom

ANTONYMS

common

3‘she displays an uncommon capacity for hard work’

SYNONYMS

remarkable, extraordinary, exceptional, singular, particular, marked, outstanding, notable, noteworthy, distinctive, striking, significant, especial, special, signal, superior, unique, unparalleled, unprecedented, prodigious

informal mind-boggling, mind-blowing

ANTONYMS

ordinary, run-of-the-mill