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Synonyms for alien

foreign

extraterrestrial

extraterrestrial

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alien to

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  • unfamiliar to
  • opposed to
  • contrary to
  • separated from
  • conflicting with
  • incompatible with
  • inappropriate to
  • repugnant to
  • adverse to

Synonyms for alien

of, from, or characteristic of another place or part of the world

not part of the essential nature of a thing

a person coming from another country or into a new community

to change the ownership of (property) by means of a legal document

Synonyms for alien

a person who comes from a foreign country

anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found

a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere

transfer property or ownership

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arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness

not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something

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being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world

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Murray was so extremely solicitous for the comfort and happiness of her children, and continually talking about it, she never once mentioned mine; though they were at home, surrounded by friends, and I an alien among strangers; and I did not yet know enough of the world, not to be considerably surprised at this anomaly.
Something alien had intruded into the old, perfect, school-day comradeship -- something that threatened to mar it.
Twas an alien place, full of weird, evasive enchantment and magicry.
There is reason in supposing that the finest natures, when under alien conditions, receive more injury than the inferior, because the contrast is greater.
And our philosopher follows the same analogy-he is like a plant which, having proper nurture, must necessarily grow and mature into all virtue, but, if sown and planted in an alien soil, becomes the most noxious of all weeds, unless he be preserved by some divine power.
Peace had reigned within the tribe for weeks and no alien enemy had trespassed upon its preserves from without.
When one covets a she of an alien tribe one must take into consideration the great, fierce, hairy guardians who seldom wander far from their wards and who will fight a stranger to the death in protection of the mate or offspring of a fellow, precisely as they would fight for their own.
It was slow work and all the time, Tarzan knew, the bull of the alien tribe was forging steadily away from them--gaining precious minutes that might carry him to safety before they could catch up with him.
He not only disliked family life, but a family, and especially a husband was, in accordance with the views general in the bachelor world in which he lived, conceived as something alien, repellant, and, above all, ridiculous.
New reports have unveiled the possible release of the first expansion pack for "The Sims 4" that could feature the first occult life state called Aliens.
ALIENS were the focus of a fun family workshop at Courthouse Green Primary School.
Patricia Monk clearly articulates her intent in the introduction to this useful examination of aliens in short science fiction: to understand the popularity of aliens by examining them from a Jungian archetypal perspective.
They are illegal aliens, from Honduras and Ecuador, just two of the hundreds of thousands brutalizing Americans in a crime wave of unfathomable proportions.
Or will an army of evil aliens learn that is better to give than to steal?
Despite the soaring cost of incarcerating criminal aliens nationwide, the federal government has reduced its reimbursements to state and local governments, two new reports by the U.