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English definition of “queer”

queer

adjective (STRANGE)    /kwɪər/ US  /kwɪr/ old-fashioned
strange, unusual, or not expected: What a queer thing to say! I'm feeling rather queer (= ill), may I sit down?Strange, suspicious and unnaturalNot expected or planned
(Definition of queer adjective (STRANGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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