weird out

verb

Definition of weird out

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

Examples of weird out in a Sentence

  1. as a curious observer, he was weirded out by the fact that members of the sect seemed to have no life outside of it

First Known Use of weird out

1970



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