Uncommonly vs Abnormally - What's the difference?

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Uncommonly is a related term of abnormally.


As adverbs the difference between uncommonly and abnormally

is that uncommonly is to an uncommon degree; unusually or extremely while abnormally is in an abnormal manner; in a way that deviates from a standard, norm, or average .

uncommonly

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • To an uncommon degree; unusually or extremely.
  • * 2012 , Jeannie Lin, My Fair Concubine (page 12)
  • For a gentleman, he was uncommonly rude, but she supposed wearing silk and jade gave him that privilege.
  • Not often; on rare occasions.
  • Not uncommonly , I find that I have arrived too late to catch my train.

    abnormally

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In an abnormal manner; in a way that deviates from a standard, norm, or average.
  • * 1895 , , The Time Machine , ch. 6,
  • Living, as they did, in what appeared to me impenetrable darkness, their eyes were abnormally large and sensitive.

    Synonyms

    * unusually, extraordinarily