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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 queer /ˈkwɪr/
 (a.)奇怪的,奇特的,失常的,可疑的,不舒服的(v.)糟踏,破壞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Queer, n.
 1. Counterfeit money. [Slang]
 To shove the queer, to put counterfeit money in circulation. [Slang]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Queer a. [Compar. Queerer superl. Queerest.]
 1. At variance with what is usual or normal; differing in some odd way from what is ordinary; odd; singular; strange; whimsical; as, a queer story or act. A queer look.”
 2. Mysterious; suspicious; questionable; as, a queer transaction.
 [Colloq.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Queer v. t.
 1. To puzzle. [Prov. Eng. or Slang]
 2.  To ridicule; to banter; to rally. [Slang]
 3.  To spoil the effect or success of, as by ridicule; to throw a wet blanket on; to spoil. [Slang]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 queer
      adj 1: beyond or deviating from the usual or expected; "a curious
             hybrid accent"; "her speech has a funny twang"; "they
             have some funny ideas about war"; "had an odd name";
             "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"; "something
             definitely queer about this town"; "what a rum
             fellow"; "singular behavior" [syn: curious, funny,
              odd, peculiar, rum, rummy, singular]
      2: not as expected; "there was something fishy about the
         accident"; "up to some funny business"; "some definitely
         queer goings-on"; "a shady deal"; "her motives were
         suspect"; "suspicious behavior" [syn: fishy, funny, shady,
          suspect, suspicious]
      3: homosexual or arousing homosexual desires [syn: gay, homophile(a)]
      n : offensive terms for an openly homosexual man [syn: fagot,
          faggot, fag, fairy, nance, pansy, queen, poof,
           poove, pouf]
      v 1: hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of; "What
           ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's
           amazing September surge"; "foil your opponent" [syn: thwart,
            spoil, scotch, foil, cross, frustrate, baffle,
            bilk]
      2: put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
         [syn: expose, scupper, endanger, peril]