scatty

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adjective scat·ty \ˈska-tē\

Definition of scatty

scattier

scattiest

chiefly British

  1. :  crazy

Examples of scatty in a sentence

  1. <any number of individuals have been fingered as the scatty serial killer known to history as Jack the Ripper>

Origin and Etymology of scatty

probably from scatterbrain + 1-y


First Known Use: 1911


SCATTY Defined for English Language Learners

scatty

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adjective scat·ty \ˈska-tē\

Definition of scatty for English Language Learners

  • : not having or showing the ability to think clearly


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