Meaning of “freak show” in the English Dictionary

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"freak show" in British English

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freak shownoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfriːk ˌʃəʊ/ us /ˈfriːk ˌʃoʊ/

in the past, an event at which the public came to look at people and animals that had not developed normally:

She felt like something out of a freak show.

(Definition of “freak show” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)