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1. queer

adjective. ['ˈkwɪr'] beyond or deviating from the usual or expected.

Synonyms

  • odd
  • rummy
  • strange
  • funny
  • peculiar
  • rum
  • unusual
  • singular

Antonyms

  • good-natured
  • lengthwise
  • uncross
  • unfold

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Words that Rhyme with Queer

  • conventioneer
  • bioengineer
  • reengineer
  • pamphleteer
  • electioneer
  • charpentier
  • volunteer
  • rensselaer
  • profiteer
  • mutineer
  • marketeer
  • lagardere
  • insincere
  • imagineer
  • gondolier
  • financiere
  • financier
  • crochetiere
  • commandeer
  • chandelier
  • brigadier
  • brigadeer
  • bombardier
  • belvedere
  • bandolier
  • wagoneer
  • summiteer
  • st_cyr
  • souvenir
  • racketeer

2. queer

adjective. ['ˈkwɪr'] homosexual or arousing homosexual desires.

Synonyms

  • gay
  • homosexual

Antonyms

  • bisexual
  • refrain
  • confront

3. queer

noun. ['ˈkwɪr'] offensive term for an openly homosexual man.

Synonyms

  • fairy
  • nance
  • pouf
  • fag
  • fagot
  • shirtlifter
  • queen
  • poove
  • gay man
  • faggot
  • pansy

Antonyms

  • admit
  • let
  • enchant
  • repair

4. queer

verb. ['ˈkwɪr'] put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position.

Synonyms

  • scupper
  • bear on
  • impact
  • touch on
  • touch
  • affect
  • compromise
  • bear upon
  • endanger
  • expose

Antonyms

  • success
  • enrich
  • linger
  • inelegance

5. queer

verb. ['ˈkwɪr'] hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of.

Synonyms

  • forestall
  • foreclose
  • bilk
  • frustrate
  • short-circuit
  • prevent
  • disappoint
  • baffle
  • ruin
  • dash
  • preclude
  • let down
  • spoil
  • scotch
  • forbid
  • thwart
  • foil

Antonyms

  • raise
  • ascend
  • rise
  • succeed

Example sentences of the word queer


1. Noun, singular or mass
So I think pushing young folks of color, young women, queer folks — people who have a different experience — into design and planning is important.

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