Anomaly in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Anomaly

A deviation from a rule or from what is regarded as normal; an outlier. | Something or someone that is strange or unusual. | (sciences) Any event or measurement that is out of the ordinary regardless of whether it is exceptional or not.

Short Example Sentences for Anomaly

  • 1. This anomaly is easily explained. 🔊
  • 2. Nor is this an anomaly in our legal system. 🔊
  • 3. The bright star Capella forms a curious anomaly or paradox. 🔊
  • 4. This organization is an anomaly in the history of the world. 🔊
  • 5. And it is the same with the relations of an anomaly to the logical mind. 🔊
  • 6. We likewise know that there is no such anomaly as a perfect human being. 🔊
  • 7. A married Homer is an anomaly which imagination cannot comfortably conjure. 🔊
  • 8. There is a curious apparent anomaly about the motion of Venus in the sky. 🔊
  • 9. He was something of an anomaly to me, when I first knew him. 🔊
  • 10. Why do I call this wild child the great anomaly of the human race? 🔊
  • 11. As boards went, the Well was an anomaly from the beginning, and remained one. 🔊
  • 12. The senate," said Lord Cochrane, "was an anomaly in state government. 🔊

How to use Anomaly in Sentences?

  • 1. What an anomaly does the observation of the conduct of the world present to us! 🔊
  • 2. The anomaly can be explained only by that mixture of races of which archaeology has assured us. 🔊
  • 3. She offers the apparent anomaly of extreme detachment and of an unconquerable love of life. 🔊
  • 4. Such a sound had not been heard in that house for a year; such a sound seemed an anomaly there. 🔊
  • 5. That mother who, having young children, still wishes to die, is an anomaly rarely met with. 🔊
  • 6. It is an anomaly that we know less about our Latin neighbors than we do of Europe or Asia. 🔊
  • 7. But it is just the absence of this sense of anomaly in her nature or her life that is the charm of woman. 🔊
  • 8. His only protection from such a fate was the anomaly of the ascendancy of the public opinion over the law of the country. 🔊
  • 9. That which constitutes the terrible anomaly of his case admits of perfectly clear and specific definition. 🔊
  • 10. The anomaly is corrected in a very ingenious fashion, for every female has her little wiles of coquetry. 🔊
  • 11. It is only necessary to roll the "r" to overcome this seeming anomaly of a collection of consonants. 🔊
  • 12. It is curious that the walls increase in thickness as the summit is approached, an anomaly which has never been satisfactorily explained. 🔊
  • 13. That a young man should be appointed was an anomaly which simply astonished the colliers of the Vaughan. 🔊
  • 14. The greater the anomaly, the more easily it is remembered, because the specimens are few, and the anomaly amuses. 🔊
  • 15. It was an anomaly in Stokebridge that a lad should have no avowed favourite of his own age among the lasses. 🔊
  • 16. I cannot admit any anomaly to be innocent, which makes the law either more difficult to understand or harder to arrange in harmonious order. 🔊
  • 17. But he was an anomaly to the rest of the young men in the store, for those were days when political sentiments decided fervent loves or hatreds. 🔊
  • 18. Mr Dunning maintained, that these were testimony that a slave was not an utter anomaly in the country. 🔊
  • 19. Strange anomaly of the human mind, that men who lived by robbery, should be astonished at a small theft committed by a comrade! 🔊
  • 20. They had grown wise in their generation, for a priest whose ministers are laymen is as much an anomaly as a layman whose ministers are priests. 🔊
  • 21. Though a mixture of verse and prose is a monstrous anomaly in French literature, there must be exceptions to the rule. 🔊
  • 22. There was a report on the birth rate, the death rate, the anomaly rate, and a breakdown of all reported communicable diseases. 🔊
  • 23. Miss Jim was an anomaly in the community, being by theory a spinster, and by practice a double grass-widow. 🔊