1 uneven, bumpy, lumpy, coarse, rough, unequal, unsymmetrical, asymmetric(al), pitted, potholed, jagged, craggy, lopsided:
The irregular surface of the road bounced us about in the car.
2 sporadic, uneven, random, erratic, unequal, fitful, haphazard, unsystematic, unsystematized, disorderly, uncertain, unmethodical; occasional, casual:
In the distance I could hear the staccato of irregular machine-gun fire
3 extraordinary, unusual, eccentric, abnormal, anomalous, aberrant, unnatural, peculiar, queer, odd, weird, bizarre, strange, singular, nonconforming, nonconformist, exceptional, unconventional, offbeat, uncommon, freakish, Colloq freaky:
Don't you think that keeping a Komodo dragon as a pet is somewhat irregular?
1 not regular in size/shape/frequency
be, look | become
highly, very | rather, slightly, somewhat
The cells are slightly irregular in shape.
2 not allowed according to the rules
be, seem, sound
highly, most, very
It would be highly irregular for a police officer to accept money in this way.
| slightly, somewhat
some somewhat irregular business practices
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