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noun [countable] freak pronunciation in American English /frik/
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singularfreak
pluralfreaks
  1. 1
    something with very unusual features that make it very different from other things of its type
  2. 2
    someone who looks strange or who behaves in a strange way

    If you don’t like sports they regard you as a freak.

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  3. 3
    informal someone who is extremely interested in a particular subject or activity

    a fitness/health freak

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a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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