freak someone out

freak someone out
freak (someone) out to become very excited or emotional.

There was a bomb scare at the school, and parents were freaking out about their kids' safety.

Her latest album just freaked me out.


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  • freak someone out — tv. to shock or disorient someone. □ The whole business freaked me out. CD I didn’t mean to freak out everybody with the bad news …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • freak someone out — vb to alarm, traumatise or transport some one. A transitive form of freak out. Coming up next on channel 4: a task that freaks out one of the girls on Big Brother. (UK TV announcement, 20 June 2005) …   Contemporary slang

  • freak someone out — Verb. To traumatize someone …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • freak out — freak (someone) out to become very excited or emotional. There was a bomb scare at the school, and parents were freaking out about their kids safety. Her latest album just freaked me out …   New idioms dictionary

  • freak — freak1 [fri:k] n [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: Perhaps from Old English frician to dance ] 1.) informal someone who is extremely interested in a particular subject so that other people think they are strange or unusual ▪ a fitness freak ▪ a religious …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • freak — 1 noun (C) 1 bike/fitness/film etc freak informal someone who is so interested in bikes, fitness etc that other people think they are strange or unusual: Carrot juice is a favourite with health food freaks. 2 someone who looks very strange or… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • freak — [friːk] noun [C] I 1) a very strange person or thing 2) informal someone who is extremely interested in a particular subject a fitness/health freak[/ex] II adj freak [friːk] extremely unusual and unexpected He was killed in a freak accident.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • freak — 1. noun /friːk/ a) A sudden causeless change or turn of the mind; a whim of fancy; a capricious prank; a vagary or caprice. Bobs a real video game freak. He owns every games console of the last ten years. b) A …   Wiktionary

  • freak —    1. a male homosexual    Literally, an irrational event or a monster:     They wanted to go down to Greenwich Village to see the freaks (Sanders, 1981)    2. a devotee of any taboo or unconventional activity    Usually in a compound noun, such… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • Freak Out! — Studioalbum von The Mothers of Invention Veröffentlichung 27. Juni 1966 Label The Verve Music Group Bar …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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