Any unwelcome associations between this and the firm's frequent difficulties in getting its software delivered on time were obviously not enough to queer the deal.
So there were many types of guppies, tetra and this queer tortoise with a spout for mouth - really strange looking.
The ex-senator as full of queerish ideas as usual.
The ‘beer orders’ of 1989, which forced brewers to offload their vast tied estates, further queered the brewers' pitch.
A queer man he was, with a right eye that was bigger than his left - and it twitched.
Advanced Micro Devices has again attempted to queer Intel's developer forum pitch by using an intercept and kill strategy.
I invite you to relive this most extraordinary of expeditions with me as we explore the strange and queer lands of England, Scotland, and the airport in Germany.
He said this strangely, as if it was a queer thing to be up at this hour.
On the way home he wonders why he must be so queer and strange and spoil things.
This is a strange, queer, odd bunch - an odd assortment.
To me it was much more to do with irony, or some weird twisted queer sense of humour.
They suspected that the presidential adviser was secretly trying to queer the lawsuit, which had been undertaken by a Democratic attorney general.
The only strange thing was a queer kind of mound, in a glade by the bank of a stream.
Some local people seem not to exactly understand Coleman's exploits that may radiate a queer mystery.
Dr. Strange is known for being the master of the queer and unusual dark arts of magic.
I never thought of myself as having any morals but it seems a few firmly held convictions are lurking in there somewhere, doing queer things to my stomach when someone questions their validity.
An infatuation with statistics impels investigators to queer the pitch of an investigation and resort to shortcut methods to solve a crime somehow.
With a queer uncanny innocence, he seems always to have taken this one thing for granted.
It enabled Guy to better understand the strange world of the Middle Sentients, the queer creatures who moved about the parallel world.
It's for a project which is in its early stages, and is confidential, so posting details could queer the pitch somewhat, as it were.
He knew killing Vida would queer his deal with Zoltan and leave him worse off than before.
It was a queer remark, mediaeval in its construction, but searing in its heat.
A queer assortment, though such combinations are not unusual in the rural areas.
There is a curious, not to say queer paradox here, though.
Something in Dana's head felt weird, but not any stranger than the queer feeling in her heart.
The rest of the group will be wearing masks called Zevala, dedicated to eccentric and queer animals from mythology.
The two major parties use the tyranny of their majority to put their own people - their own stooges - on the commission, to make sure that they queer the pitch in their own favour.
I had a queer feeling that something bad was about to happen.