- an act or instance of freaking out.
- a person who freaks out.
Origin of freak-out
First recorded in 1965–70; noun use of verb phrase freak out
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Examples from the Web for freak-out
They had a freak-out moment and destroyed some source material.Laura Poitras on Snowden's Unrevealed Secrets
December 1, 2014
And have you seen that amazing supercut of all the Nic Cage freak-out scenes online?
I watched it with Danny [Pudi] when he was preparing for his Nicolas Cage freak-out scene in our Nicolas Cage episode.
Michelle Cottle on what the freak-out reveals about the GOP's splintered base.How Bad Is It? Even Ann Coulter Has Turned On Conservatives
October 15, 2013