Synonyms of stranger in English:

stranger


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noun

1‘the man standing beside her was a complete stranger’

SYNONYMS
unknown person
Scottish unco

2‘he was a stranger in the town’

SYNONYMS
newcomer, new arrival, incomer
visitor
foreigner, outsider, alien
Northern English offcomer
Australian informal blow-in

Phrases

    a stranger to

    ‘Harker was a stranger to self-doubt’


    SYNONYMS
    unaccustomed to, unfamiliar with, unused to, unacquainted with, new to, fresh to, inexperienced in, unpractised in, unversed in, unconversant with
    archaic strange to