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queer /kwiə/
  • tính từ
    • lạ lùng, kỳ quặc
    • khả nghi, đáng ngờ
      • there's something queer about him: hắn ta có vẻ khả nghi
    • khó ở, khó chịu, chóng mặt
      • to feel queer: cảm thấy khó chịu
      • to be queer: (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) bị ốm
    • (từ lóng) say rượu
    • giả (tiền)
      • queer money: tiền giả
    • tình dục đồng giới
    • to be in Queen street
      • (từ lóng) mắc nợ; gặp lúc khó khăn; gặp việc rầy rà
  • danh từ
    • người tình dục đồng giới
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (từ lóng) tiền giả
    • ngoại động từ
      • (từ lóng) làm hại, làm hỏng
        • to queer someone's plan: làm hỏng kế hoạch của ai
        • to queer the pitch for somebody: chơi xỏ ai; phỗng tay trên ai
      • làm cho cảm thấy khó chịu
      • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) đẩy vào một tình thế lúng túng bất lợi
    Concise Dictionary
    queers|queered|queering|queerer|queerestkwɪr /kwɪə
    +offensive terms for an openly homosexual man
    +hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
    +put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
    +beyond or deviating from the usual or expected
    +homosexual or arousing homosexual desires

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 odd, strange, different, peculiar, funny, curious, uncommon, unconventional, unorthodox, atypical, singular, exceptional, anomalous, extraordinary, unusual, weird, bizarre, uncanny, unnatural, freakish, remarkable, offbeat, irregular, unparalleled, incongruous, outlandish, outré, exotic, eccentric, fey, quaint, absurd, ridiculous, ludicrous, unexampled:
    How do you explain Basil's queer behaviour at the office party? Her attire could only be described as queer, given her age and status
    2 questionable, dubious, suspicious, suspect, doubtful, puzzling, mysterious, Colloq fishy, shady:
    We had a feeling that something queer was going on when the clocks started running backwards
    3 (slightly) ill, queasy, sick, unwell, poorly, faint, uneasy, dizzy, giddy, vertiginous, light-headed:
    It's not surprising that you feel queer after drinking all that wine
    4 mad, unbalanced, unhinged, demented, deranged, insane, daft, touched, Colloq dotty, potty, nutty, nuts, loony, batty, cracked:
    Francis seems to have gone a bit queer - fancies himself a reincarnation of Cicero.
    5 ruin, spoil, bungle, botch, muddle, muff, mar, wreck, destroy, Colloq make a hash or mess of, gum up (the works), Slang muck up, screw up, louse up, US ball up, Taboo Slang Brit balls up:
    Grimstone queered the deal by telling the buyer the company was worth half what we were asking.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    adjective, noun, verb
    + adjective (queerer, queerest)
    1 (old-fashioned) strange or unusual: His face was a queer pink colour. + She had a queer feeling that she was being watched.
    2 (!!!, slang) an offensive way of describing a HOMOSEXUAL, especially a man, which is, however, also used by some homosexuals about themselves
    Idioms see FISH n.
    + noun (!!!, slang) an offensive word for a HOMOSEXUAL, especially a man, which is, however, also used by some homosexuals about themselves
    Idioms: queer sb's pitch
    queer the pitch (for sb) (BrE, informal) to spoil sb's plans or their chances of getting sth

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