kooky

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adjective \ˈkü-kē\
variants: or less commonly

kookie

Definition of kooky

kookier

;

kookiest

  1. :  having the characteristics of a kook :  crazy, offbeat

kookiness

noun

Examples of kooky in a Sentence

  1. I'm not sure that someone with such kooky ideas on biology should be teaching the subject to high schoolers.

  2. if you think that drugs aren't bad for you, you haven't met that guy's kooky friends

First Known Use of kooky

1959



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