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FREAKY (freakier, freakiest)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does freaky mean? 

FREAKY (adjective)
  The adjective FREAKY has 2 senses:

1. strange and somewhat frightening
2. conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual

  Familiarity information: FREAKY used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FREAKY (adjective)


Sense 1freaky [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Strange and somewhat frightening

Context example:

the whole experience was really freaky

Similar:

strange; unusual (being definitely out of the ordinary and unexpected; slightly odd or even a bit weird)

Domain usage:

argot; cant; jargon; lingo; patois; slang; vernacular (a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves))


Sense 2freaky [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual

Synonyms:

bizarre; eccentric; outre; outlandish; off-the-wall; gonzo; freaky; freakish; flaky; flakey

Context examples:

restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another like a rabbit / famed for his eccentric spelling / a freakish combination of styles / his off-the-wall antics / the outlandish clothes of teenagers / outre and affected stage antics

Similar:

unconventional (not conventional or conformist)


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