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freakishadjective

uk   us   /ˈfriː.kɪʃ/ (informal freaky )
very unusual or unexpected, especially in an unpleasant or strange way: Freakish weather conditions have caused massive traffic hold-ups in the area. When you're a child you always imagine that your own bodily imperfections are somehow freakish.
freakishly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
freakishness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “freakish”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反常的,古怪的,怪異的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反常的,古怪的,怪异的…
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