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Meaning of "queer-sounding" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUEER-SOUNDING

queer-sounding  [ˈkwɪəˌsaʊndɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUEER-SOUNDING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Queer-Sounding is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES QUEER-SOUNDING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of queer-sounding in the English dictionary

The definition of queer-sounding in the dictionary is that sounds odd or strange.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUEER-SOUNDING


astounding
əˈstaʊndɪŋ
big-sounding
ˈbɪɡˌsaʊndɪŋ
binding
ˈbaɪndɪŋ
brassfounding
ˈbrɑːsˌfaʊndɪŋ
compounding
ˈkɒmpaʊndɪŋ
ending
ˈɛndɪŋ
finding
ˈfaɪndɪŋ
founding
ˈfaʊndɪŋ
grounding
ˈɡraʊndɪŋ
odd-sounding
ˈɒdˌsaʊndɪŋ
outstanding
ˌaʊtˈstændɪŋ
pending
ˈpɛndɪŋ
pounding
ˈpaʊndɪŋ
resounding
rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ
rounding
ˈraʊndɪŋ
sounding
ˈsaʊndɪŋ
spending
ˈspendɪŋ
standing
ˈstændɪŋ
surrounding
səˈraʊndɪŋ
understanding
ˌʌndəˈstændɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUEER-SOUNDING

queeny
queer
queer fish
queer someone´s pitch
queer street
queer-basher
queer-bashing
queer-looking
queercore
queerdom
queerish
queerity
queerly
queerness
queest

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUEER-SOUNDING

according
ascending
banding
bonding
branding
commanding
crowdfunding
defending
demanding
descending
expanding
funding
grinding
landing
lending
long-standing
mending
never-ending
notwithstanding
vending
winding

Synonyms and antonyms of queer-sounding in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «queer-sounding» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUEER-SOUNDING

Find out the translation of queer-sounding to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of queer-sounding from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «queer-sounding» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

奇怪的冠冕堂皇
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

raro que suena
570 millions of speakers

English

queer-sounding
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समलैंगिक लग
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

السبر عليل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

странно звучащий
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

- soar estranha
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উত্কট-বাদন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

étrange consonance
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Membingungkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

queer kling
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

奇妙な響き
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

동성애 소리
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nyenyet
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

say sưa nghe có vẻ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விந்தை-ஒலி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विचित्र-दणदणीत
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

eşcinsel sondaj
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

- queer suono
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dziwne brzmiące
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дивно звучить
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sună ciudat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

queer - ηχώντας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

queer -klinkende
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

queer - klingande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

queer -klingende
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of queer-sounding

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEER-SOUNDING»

The term «queer-sounding» is barely ever used and occupies the 195.656 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEER-SOUNDING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about queer-sounding

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUEER-SOUNDING»

Discover the use of queer-sounding in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to queer-sounding and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Queer Sinophone Cultures
3–4 (Jungli, Taiwan: National Central University Center for the Study of Sexualities, 1998), 47–87. For a more recent collection of essays, see Queer Sounding Editorial Board, ed., Ku'er xinsheng (酷兒新聲) [Queer sounding] ( Jungli, Taiwan: ...
Howard Chiang, Ari Larissa Heinrich, 2013
2
Becoming the Wig: Mis/identifications and Citationality in ...
But the voice coming out of the mouth is that of a man, and at that, a queer sounding man (Richard O'Brien). Still, regardless of voice pitch or lip- shape, the mouth is just a mouth, and not a body. Our attempts, conscious or not to identify the ...
Samantha Michele Riley, 2008
3
The Saint Pauls Magazine
buying and bargaining for their household wants ; while behind the stalls sit the half- foreign looking market-women, answering their customers in queer- sounding broken English, and gossiping together in as queer-sounding Jersey- French.
Anthony Trollope, 1871
4
Saint Pauls [afterw.] The Saint Pauls magazine, ed. by A. ...
buying and bargaining for their household wants ; while behind the stalls sit the half- foreign looking market-women, answering their customers in queer- sounding broken English, and gossiping together in as queer-sounding Jersey- French.
Anthony Trollope, 1871
5
Lord Jim: Centennial Essays
... lot of queer-sounding names, names of dead-and-gone skippers, names of forgotten country ships, names of familiar and distorted sound, as if the hand of dumb time had been at work on them for ages. They stopped him at last. A silence ...
Allan Simmons, John Henry Stape, 2000
6
Sexuality in the Legal Arena
Fears that same-sex marriage might begin to 'normalize the queer', sounding, as Judith Butler warns, 'its sad finish' (Butler, 1994: 21) are unfounded. It is by no means clear whether same-sex marriage would normalize (some) gay and lesbian ...
Carl Stychin, Didi Herman, 2000
7
Inherited Decadence
I heard it advertised on the radio by some queer sounding preacher man. Well, there is more to it than that. The queer talking man is a queer looker too. He bought a vehicle from me the other day. He told me he is going to have a revival in the ...
Rolland Haynes, 2011
8
Happy Jack
asked Happy Jack in a queer-sounding voice. Just then they heard some one laughing fit to kill himself. It was Peter Rabbit. "Did you take our hickory nuts?" they both shouted angrily. "No," replied Peter, "no, I didn't take them, though they were ...
Thornton W. Burgess, 2004
9
Women in Music: A Research and Information Guide
... of free jazz improvisation that differs from that of men in its ability to critique “the aesthetic, economic, or political liberation of women” (p. 229). She discusses this music, which she calls “a queer sounding that demanded queer listening” (p.
Karin Pendle, Melinda Boyd, 2012
10
The A List: The National Society of Film Critics' 100 ...
Queer-looking and brazenly queer-sounding, too: as both the dialogue and Thesiger's deliciously fruity delivery make clear, Praetorious regards Elizabeth, the conventional bride of Frankenstein, as a tedious rival and obstacle to his seduction ...
Jay Carr, 2002

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUEER-SOUNDING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term queer-sounding is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Why Doesn't Cory Booker Sexually Harass Women Better, Asks …
Instead of talking about her fantastic knockers like Shaftan would, Booker instead said a bunch of queer-sounding polite shit to Lee instead: “And the East Coast ... «Wonkette, Oct 13»
2
Heavy Breathing
Persistent, clumsy duels between guitarist Tom Ridgewell and drummer Hugh Young (his vocals a slightly less queer-sounding PiL-era John Lydon) maintaining ... «Mess+Noise, Aug 13»

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