Meaning of EXOTIC in English

adj. Function: adjective

1 not native to the place where found FF1C; exotic fish FF1E;

Synonyms: foreign

Related Words: imported, introduced, naturalized; alien, extrinsic, strange

Contrasted Words: aboriginal, autochthonous, endemic, native; domestic, local

Antonyms: indigenous

2 excitingly or enticingly different or unusual FF1C; he was moved by her exotic beauty FF1E;

Synonyms: romanesque, romantic, strange

Related Words: different, unusual; alluring, enticing, fascinating, glamorous, mysterious

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.