Variant of weird
- Obsolete of fate or destiny
- of or about ghosts, evil spirits, or other supernatural things; unearthly, mysterious, eerie, etc.
- strikingly odd, strange, etc.; fantastic; bizarre: a weird costume
- eccentric, erratic, or unconventional in behavior
Origin: Middle English werde, origin, originally noun , fate from Old English wyrd, fate from the base of weorthan, to become (basic sense “what is to come”) from Indo-European an unverified form wert-, to turn: see verse
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