queerness
noun see queer I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Queerness — Queer ness, n. The quality or state of being queer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • queerness — index quirk (idiosyncrasy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • queerness — queer ► ADJECTIVE 1) strange; odd. 2) informal, derogatory (of a man) homosexual. 3) Brit. informal, dated slightly ill. ► NOUN informal, derogatory ▪ a homosexual man. ► VERB informal ▪ spoil or ruin …   English terms dictionary

  • queerness — See queerish. * * * …   Universalium

  • queerness — noun the quality of being queer …   Wiktionary

  • queerness — kwɪrnɪs / kwɪən n. strangeness, oddity, peculiarity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • queerness — queer·ness …   English syllables

  • queerness — See: queer …   English dictionary

  • queerness — noun 1. a strange attitude or habit • Syn: ↑oddity, ↑quirk, ↑quirkiness, ↑crotchet • Derivationally related forms: ↑crotchety (for: ↑crotchet), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Argument from queerness — The Argument from Queerness is a term used in the philosophical study of ethics first developed by J. L. Mackie in his book Ethics: Inventing Right and Wrong ISBN 0 14 013558 8 (1977)Mackie argues against the view that there can be objective… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”