An example of weird are the witches in Macbeth.
An example of weird is someone with 100 piercings in his face.
He lives in a weird old house on a dark street. Your neighbor is said to be a little weird. I felt a little weird after drinking that tea.
Weird stories about ghosts.
- to be or cause to be overwhelmed with the bizarre aspects of an experience
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of weird
- Middle English werd, wird fate (often in the pl. wirdes the Fates) from Old English wyrd wer-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Coined 2010.