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weird

Pronunciation: /wɪrd; wɪəd/

Translation of weird in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo (-er, -est)

  • 1.1 (strange) [colloquial/familiar] [person/clothes/idea] raro, extraño all sorts of weird and wonderful things las cosas más increíbles she gave us some weird and wonderful explanation nos dio una explicación inverosímil
    Example sentences
    • I love that I can experience different, strange, weird and wonderful things wherever I go.
    • Hundreds of bargain hunters flocked to Leeds at the weekend to snap up the uniquely weird and wonderful outfits being sold by Opera North's costume department.
    • We're going to see some fairly weird and wonderful looking footwear.
    1.2 (unearthly) [apparition/happenings/figure] misterioso
    Example sentences
    • I have managed to unearth yet more weird and almost unbelievable tales from this strange civilisation.
    • Thousands of people have experienced mysterious lights and weird sounds above the ancient fort at Cley Hill during the past 40 years.
    • It was called the ‘Black Hole’ and was as dark and weird as its name suggests.

Phrasal verbs

weird out

verb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio (American English/inglés norteamericano)
[colloquial/familiar] weird sb out dejar patitieso or patidifuso a algn [colloquial/familiar]

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