Raising the stakes, people with these sorts of abnormal compulsions tend to have high rates of recidivism, observes Davison.
He realized that these were abnormal times and people who followed the normal rules were at risk.
In MS, the amount and quality of myelin is abnormal, replaced by “sclerotic” plaques, the hallmark of the disease.
Is there something bizarre or abnormal about this type of father-daughter relationship, their closeness?
Our second item is abnormal Republican crazy, even for this infamous bunch.
This being so, we may very roughly describe all illusion as abnormal.
Anything unusual or abnormal was sufficient to send a fellow to Molokai.
A practical question is, How far could such a congregation lapse into an abnormal state and still be a church of God?
Their life was so abnormal that it was perfectly possible they had heard nothing.
Fatigue, of course, may also be due to the absence of such means or to abnormal conditions originated by functioning itself.
1835, displaced older abnormous (1742) and rival anormal (1835) under influence of Latin abnormis "deviating from a rule," from ab- "off, away from" (see ab-) + norma "rule" (see norm). The older forms were via Old French anormal (13c.), from Medieval Latin anormalos, from Greek anomalos, from an- "not" + homalos, from homos "same." The Greek word was altered in Latin by association with norma. Related: Abnormally.