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freakish

[free-kish]
adjective
1.
queer; odd; unusual; grotesque: a freakish appearance.
2.
whimsical; capricious: freakish behavior.

Origin:
1645–55; freak1 + -ish1

freakishly, adverb
freakishness, noun
unfreakish, adjective
unfreakishly, adverb
unfreakishness, noun
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freakish (ˈfriːkɪʃ)
 
adj
1.  of, related to, or characteristic of a freak; abnormal or unusual
2.  unpredictable or changeable: freakish weather
 
'freakishly
 
adv
 
'freakishness
 
n

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freakish
1650s, from freak + -ish. Related: Freakishly.
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