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Definition of the adjective weird

What does weird mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: weirder | weirdest

  1. suggesting the operation of supernatural influences
  2. strikingly odd or unusual
    • example: some trick of the moonlight; some weird effect of shadow
    • similar: strange / unusual

Alternative definition of the adjective weird


  1. Having supernatural or preternatural power.
  2. Having an unusually strange character or behaviour.
  3. Deviating from the normal; bizarre.
  4. [archaic] Of or pertaining to the Fates.

    Definition of the noun weird

    What does weird mean as a name of something?

    noun - plural:

    • weird: weirds
    • Weird: -

    1. fate personified; any one of the three Weird Sisters
      • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
      • synonym of Weird: Wyrd
      • more generic term: Anglo-Saxon deity = a deity worshipped by the Anglo-Saxons

    Alternative definition of the noun weird


    1. Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich and Democratic


    The Weird is a fictional DC Comics character created by Jim Starlin and Bernie Wrightson. He first appeared in his own self-titled miniseries The Weird in 1988.


    1. "Weird" is a song written and performed by the American pop rock band Hanson. It was the fourth single from the band's debut album Middle of Nowhere. It was also featured in the 1997 film The Borrowers, playing during the end credits.
    2. "Weird" is a 1998 single by Hanson.
      • released in (17 years ago)
    3. "Weird" is the forty-second full-length album by Russian multi-instrumentalist musician Senmuth. It was independently released in 2008, then in 2009 on November 15th by music label Casus Belli Musica with an expanded booklet and extended songs.
    4. "Weird" is a musical album of Stereo Silence & Happy Gardens.
      • released on
    5. "Weird" is a musical album of The Bermuda Triangle.
      • released on (5 years ago)
    6. "Weird" is a musical single of Daisy.
    7. "Weird" is a musical single of Sebadoh.
    8. "Weird" is a composition.
    9. "Weird" is a song by Sebadoh from their 1999 album The Sebadoh. It was released as a Promo CD in the US.
      • also known as Weird EP

    Phrases with Weird

    1. Weird Out
    2. Weird-Ass
    3. Weird number
    4. weird sister
    5. Dree One's Weird

    Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Weird

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    Google previewWordcatcher (2010)

    An Odyssey into the World of Weird and Wonderful Words by Phil Cousineau

    ” As an adjective weird means ghastly, unearthly, ...

    Google previewThey Eat That?: A Cultural Encyclopedia of Weird and Exotic Food from Around the World (2012)

    by Jonathan Deutsch Ph.D., Natalya Murakhver

    are almost universally rejected and considered weird, gross, deplorable, depraved. Others, like lutefisk (p. 139), are considered culturally important to some and strange and unappealing to others. And, of course, many foods beloved by ...

    Google previewEncyclopedia of Weird Westerns (2016)

    Supernatural and Science Fiction Elements in Novels, Pulps, Comics, Films, Television and Games, 2d ed. by Paul Green

    Author: Fred Jandt with Paul Beakley; First publication: 2002; Setting: Deadlands: The Weird West; System: d20; Publisher: Pinnacle Entertainment Group. The Native Americans of Deadlands d20 including ...

    Google previewA Dictionary of Lowland Scotch (1888)

    With an Introductory Chapter on the Poetry, Humour, and Literary History of the Scottish Language and an Appendix of Scottish Proverbs by Charles Mackay

    Weird or wierd. Most English dictionaries misdefine this word, which has two different significations: one as a noun, the other as an adjective. In English literature, from Shakspeare's time downwards, it exists as an adjective only, and is ...

    Google previewThe American history and encyclopedia of music ... (1908)

    by Janet M. Green, Josephine Thrall

    There is an instrumental introduction of some length in which appears the " Spectre" motive, a weird theme in A minor...

    Google previewWebster's Elementary-school Dictionary (1914)

    Abridged from Webster's New International Dictionary, 900 Illustrations by Noah Webster

    weird(wSrd), a. [3] 1. Of , pertaining to, or dealing with, fate or the Fates. 2. Of or pert, to witchcraft ; unearthly ; uncanny. ness, n. [8]. Syn. — Weird, eerie, uncanny. Weird is used of that ...

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    Quotes about Weird

    I used to think that anyone doing anything weird was weird. I suddenly realized that anyone doing anything weird wasn't weird at all and it was the people saying they were weird that were weird. (Paul McCartney)
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    Scrabble value of W4E1I1R1D2

    The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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