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English definition of “queer”

queer

verb   /kwɪər/ US  /kwɪr/ UK informal
queer sb's pitch to spoil a chance or an opportunity for someone, often on purpose: If she asks Ian for a pay rise before I do, it will probably queer my pitch.Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
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