What is the opposite of typical?

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Adjective
Opposite of characteristic of a particular person, thing or group
“In an atypical pattern like the one we've experienced this April, we more than ever want a forecast that's definitive.”
Adjective
Opposite of having the distinctive qualities of a particular type of person or thing
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“The drug not only has the power to cause overdoses, but it also can create erratic and unusual behavior in those who take it.”
Adjective
Opposite of characteristic of a particular person or thing
“He crossed the room and threw his arms around his twin in an uncharacteristic display of affection.”
Adjective
Opposite of very commonly encountered or observed
“His presence may be rare, but his message has resonated within our community for years.”
Adjective
Characteristic of one person or thing, and so serving to distinguish it from others
“All of these contribute to the distinctive flavor and aroma of the resultant wines.”
Adjective
Opposite of not special or different in any way
“We were loved and cherished by extraordinary teachers, with whom I remained friends with in later life.”
Adjective
Opposite of not literal, but symbolic
Adjective
Opposite of not reprehensible, blameless, without blame
Adjective
Opposite of used, done, or happening on a habitual basis
“Sometimes my usual hairstylist goes on vacation, and I have to resort to my backup hairdresser.”
Adjective
Opposite of known but specified in a general and nonexplicit sense
“He left seeking yet another unrecognized area of research.”
Adjective
Opposite of behaving in a regular manner
“After almost an hour and a half had passed an unexpected electronic bleep disturbed the silence.”
Adjective
Opposite of distinct or special to a specific individual, thing or circumstance
“The basic concept applies to a general class of operator equations and general discretization methods.”
Adjective
Opposite of having no strong positive or negative features
“The politician's speech was dramatic and struck a chord with those who had attended his rally.”
Adjective
Opposite of done or based on an innate facility rather than with forethought
Adjective
Opposite of ordinary, dull, and uninteresting
Adjective
Opposite of in accordance with the truth or facts
“The department produced a false report regarding their financial position in the past year.”
Adjective
Opposite of serving as an example or explanation
Adjective
Opposite of having from birth (or as if from birth) a certain quality or character
Adjective
Opposite of indicative or evocative
Noun
Opposite of a standard or pattern that is typical or expected
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