(noun, adjective, verb)


1. suggesting the operation of supernatural influences

- the three weird sisters

Similar word(s): supernatural, eldritch, uncanny, unearthly

2. strikingly odd or unusual

- some trick of the moonlight; some weird effect of shadow

Similar word(s): strange, unusual

Sentences with weird as an adjective:

- There was a weird light shining above the hill.

- There are lots of weird people in this place.

- It was quite weird to bump into all my ex-girlfriends on the same day.


1. fate personified; any one of the three Weird Sisters

Similar word(s): wyrd

Definition categories: person


1. (transitive) To destine; doom; change by witchcraft or sorcery.

2. (transitive) To warn solemnly; adjure.

3. (transitive) See weird out.

- That joke really weirded me out.