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wacko

adjective \ˈwa-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of wacko

  1. :  wacky



Examples of wacko

  1. <the governor's staff spread rumors that his opponent's wife was wacko, as she had once undergone shock therapy for depression>



Variants of wacko

also whacko \ˈwa-(ˌ)kō\

Origin of wacko

by alteration


First Known Use: 1975


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wacko

noun

Simple Definition of wacko

  • : a person who is crazy or very strange and unusual

Full Definition of wacko

  1. :  a person who is wacky; also :  psycho

Examples of wacko

  1. She's nice but her sister's a real wacko.

  2. <some wacko has been sending the actress increasingly disturbing letters>



1976

First Known Use of wacko

1976

Variants of wacko

also whacko

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