What does the word weird mean?

Usage examples for weird

  1. We were scarcely prepared for the strange and weird sight which we saw as we looked over some low bushes we had just reached. – Adventures in Australia by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. Weird and Witchingly Fascinating in Plot and Action. – The Blunders of a Bashful Man by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor
  3. It was rather weird while we waited after Aunt Lucile went up to bed for those two to come down. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster