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The control-freakish ways of Team Cuomo came into focus earlier this week, when New York Law Journal reporter Ryan Tarinelli asked the governor whether he’d resign if an ongoing investigation under James found that he’d sexually harassed women.
CUOMO SIDELINES MAJOR MEDIA PLAYERS IN REMOTE PRESS CONFERENCESERIK WEMPLEAPRIL 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Wardrobe malfunctions are common, with private parts dangling out of pants because clothing is layered on top of your freakish computer model of a character.
‘CYBERPUNK 2077,’ THREE MONTHS LATERGENE PARKMARCH 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The images look unsettling and freakish—nothing like the hyperrealistic deepfakes generated by GANs—but they might demonstrate a promising new direction for achieving more generalizable intelligence, and perhaps smarter robots as well.
THESE WEIRD, UNSETTLING PHOTOS SHOW THAT AI IS GETTING SMARTERKAREN HAOSEPTEMBER 25, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The result can be a freakish tendency to see human expressions where none exist.
WHAT ANIMAL DO YOU SEE IN THIS IMAGE OF A NEBULA?NICOLE WETSMANJULY 9, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Rosa was a spoiled, wayward child, freakish and mischievous, to whom liberty was too dear to be resigned without a sigh.
AT LASTMARION HARLAND
For it was already being borne in upon me that freakish chance had swept me into the orbit of the thing we spell Romance.
THE PIRATE OF PANAMAWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
The face and head were freakish—monstrous; and yet, somehow, over it rested an expression of infinite wisdom and calm.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, JULY, 1931VARIOUS
In aristocratic gatherings, the freakish whims of the almost forgotten Nadina Lubimoff were brought to memory and discussed again.
THE ENEMIES OF WOMENVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
For weeks now his life had been in ferment, his moods as freakish as the wind.
KENNYLEONA DALRYMPLE
The Klondike is as alluring as a pretty woman and equally as freakish.
WISE OR OTHERWISELYDIA LEAVITT
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WORDS RELATED TO FREAKISH

  • beat
  • bizarre
  • crazy
  • dizzy
  • erratic
  • far out
  • flaky
  • flighty
  • freakish
  • kooky
  • nutty
  • odd
  • oddball
  • off the wall
  • off-center
  • offbeat
  • out in left field
  • out to lunch
  • peculiar
  • quirky
  • spaced out
  • strange
  • way out
  • weird
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