spaz


spaz

noun \ˈspaz\

: a person who is very clumsy or awkward

plural spaz·zes

Full Definition of SPAZ

slang
:  one who is inept :  klutz

Examples of SPAZ

  1. I'm a real spaz on the ski slopes.
  2. <I haven't played tennis in years, so don't be surprised if I am a total spaz on the court.>

Origin of SPAZ

by shortening & alteration from spastic
First Known Use: circa 1965

Related to SPAZ

Synonyms
butterfingers, dub, looby, lubber, lummox, klutz [slang]

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