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Meaning of FREAKISH

Pronunciation:  'freekish

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual; "restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another like a rabbit"; "famed for his eccentric spelling"; "a freakish combination of styles"; "the outlandish clothes of teenagers"; "outre and affected stage antics"
  2. [adj]  characteristic of a freak; "a freakish extra toe"
  3. [adj]  changeable; "a capricious summer breeze"; "freakish weather"
 

FREAKISH is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: abnormal, bizarre, capricious, eccentric, flaky, freaky, outlandish, outre, unconventional, unpredictable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Freak"ish\, a.
Apt to change the mind suddenly; whimsical; capricious.

      It may be a question whether the wife or the woman was
      the more freakish of the two.            --L'Estrange.

      Freakish when well, and fretful when she's sick.
                                               --Pope.
-- {Freak"ish*ly}, adv. -- {Freak"ish*ness}, n.

 
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