from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Strange or unusual; freakish.
  • adj. Slang Frightening.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. resembling a freak
  • adj. odd; bizarre; unusual
  • adj. scary; frightening
  • adj. sexually deviant

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. markedly unusual or abnormal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Given to freaks; capricious; whimsical.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. strange and somewhat frightening
  • adj. conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual


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