Queer and Wild


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Queer adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: one competitor had a queer way of running that attracted a lot of attention from the spectators

Wild is a synonym for queer in property topic. In some cases you can use "Wild" instead the word "Queer" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like weird.
Nearby Words: queered, queering
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Wild adjective – Conceived or made without regard for reason or reality.
Usage example: some wild claim that he was abducted by aliens

Queer is a synonym for wild in weird topic. Sometimes you can use "Queer" instead the word "Wild" as an adjective or a noun.
Nearby Words: wildly, wilding, wilde
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  • Badass Gay Ciri in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is definitely bisexual, and there's dialogue options available when playing as her that say she prefers the company of women, making her sexuality somewhat ambiguous, but she's definitely queer to some extent.
    Source: Badass Gay
  • Creator / Cordwainer Smith The life-prolonging drug has "queer side-effects, so that most Norstrilians preferred to die in a thousand years or so." Wild Child: "On the Storm Planet" has the wind-people of the eponymous Henriada, who manage to survive being flung around by tornadoes and live on the fringes of human society.
  • Creator / William S. Burroughs Burroughs (1914-1997) was the avant-garde author of over twenty books, ranging from straightforward and autobiographical (Junky, Queer) to surreal and anarchic (Naked Lunch, and The Nova Trilogy) to nostalgic, solemn and elegiac (The Wild Boys and The Red Night Trilogy).
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