He responded with uncharacteristic brevity: “Nope, nope and nope.”
The Middle East was the source of an uncharacteristic vibe at Davos: fatalism.
In this case, a new and uncharacteristic American risk-aversion has been crippling.
Instead, an ill-advised, uncharacteristic around-the-back dribble led to a steal and a Mario Chalmers three.
In launching Operation Pillar of Defence, Netanyahu is taking an uncharacteristic gamble—albeit a calculated risk.
For anomalies and uncharacteristic episodes in Napoleon's career we must go to books; the playhouse is not the place for them.
And this was most uncharacteristic of Goil, particularly in a situation like this one.
Suddenly he did a simple thing, but so uncharacteristic that it moved her.
This outburst, so uncharacteristic and so unexpected, did not bear for him a grain of pathos.
Jack Peters followed him but not before tipping an uncharacteristic wink at Homer.
characteristic char·ac·ter·is·tic (kār'ək-tə-rĭs'tĭk)
The part of a logarithm to the base 10 that is to the left of the decimal point. For example, if 2.749 is a logarithm, 2 is the characteristic. Compare mantissa.