The recent auction records are not as anomalous as they may appear.
The bank acknowledges that it has some problems, but says they are anomalous.
On the Simenon bookshelf, it stands alone, anomalous, and awkwardly aloof.
1640s, from Late Latin anomalus, from Greek anomalos "uneven, irregular" (see anomaly). Related: Anomalously; anomalousness.