Definitions for cockeyedˈkɒkˌaɪd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
having a cockeye or cockeyes.
Slang. off center; tilted or slanted to one side. foolish; absurd. intoxicated; drunk.
Category: Status (usage)
Origin of cockeyed:
askew, awry(p), cockeyed, lopsided, wonky, skew-whiff(adj)
turned or twisted toward one side
"a...youth with a gorgeous red necktie all awry"- G.K.Chesterton; "his wig was, as the British say, skew-whiff"
absurd, cockeyed, derisory, idiotic, laughable, ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, ridiculous(adj)
"the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework"; "that's a cockeyed idea"; "ask a nonsensical question and get a nonsensical answer"; "a contribution so small as to be laughable"; "it is ludicrous to call a cottage a mansion"; "a preposterous attempt to turn back the pages of history"; "her conceited assumption of universal interest in her rather dull children was ridiculous"
besotted, blind drunk, blotto, crocked, cockeyed, fuddled, loaded, pie-eyed, pissed, pixilated, plastered, slopped, sloshed, smashed, soaked, soused, sozzled, squiffy, stiff, tight, wet(adj)
Having both eyes oriented inward.
Crooked or askew.
Absurd, silly, or stupid; usually used in reference to ideas rather than people.
I'm not going to go along with your cockeyed plot.
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