queer Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun offensive term for an openly homosexual man
poove; fairy; nance; queen; fagot; pansy; poof; pouf; faggot; fag.
verb hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
thwart; bilk; cross; frustrate; baffle; foil; spoil; scotch.
- What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge
- foil your opponent
verb put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
endanger; scupper; expose; peril.
adjective satellite beyond or deviating from the usual or expected
funny; rum; singular; curious; odd; peculiar; rummy.
- a curious hybrid accent
- her speech has a funny twang
- they have some funny ideas about war
- had an odd name
- the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves
- something definitely queer about this town
- what a rum fellow
- singular behavior
adjective satellite homosexual or arousing homosexual desires
At variance with what is usual or normal; differing in some odd way from what is ordinary; odd; singular; strange; whimsical;" A queer look." W. Irving. as, a. queerstory or act
Mysterious; suspicious; questionable;Colloq. as, a. queertransaction
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