weird out

weird out
transitive verb Date: 1973 to make uneasy, bewildered, or disquieted by something considered very strange <
that movie weirds me out

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  • Weird West — is used to describe a combination of the Western with another genrecitation|title=An essential taster of ...The Weird West|publisher=Metro|date=2 June 2008] , usually horror, occult, or fantasy. It was coined to describe Deadlands role playing… …   Wikipedia

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