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weird

adjective uk   /wɪəd/ us    /wɪrd/
B2 very strange and unusual, unexpected, or not natural: He was sitting alone by a window with a weird contraption on the bench in front of him. Her boyfriend's a bit weird but she's all right. That's weird - I thought I'd left my keys on the table but they're not there. There is nothing to rival the weird and wonderful things that come out on the streets at carnival time.Strange, suspicious and unnatural
weirdly
adverb uk   /ˈwɪəd.li/ us    /ˈwɪrd-/
Strange, suspicious and unnatural
weirdness
noun [U] uk   /ˈwɪəd.nəs/ us    /ˈwɪrd-/
Strange, suspicious and unnatural
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