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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 table in front of him. Her boyfriend's a bit weird but she's nice. That's weird - I thought I 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 Rio streets at carnival time.

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adverb uk   /ˈwɪə  us   /ˈwɪ
noun [U] uk   /ˈwɪəd.nəs/  us   /ˈwɪrd.nəs/
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weirdadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /wɪərd/
strange and different from anything natural or ordinary: She is a little weird in the way she dresses, I have to admit.
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