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ˈwæk iwack·y

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cockamamie, cockamamy, goofy, sappy, silly, wacky, whacky, zanyadjective

    ludicrous, foolish

    "gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; "wore a goofy hat"; "a silly idea"; "some wacky plan for selling more books"

  2. balmy, barmy, bats, batty, bonkers, buggy, cracked, crackers, daft, dotty, fruity, haywire, kooky, kookie, loco, loony, loopy, nuts, nutty, round the bend, around the bend, wacky, whackyadjective

    informal or slang terms for mentally irregular

    "it used to drive my husband balmy"

Wiktionary

  1. wackyadjective

    Of a person or their behaviour, zany.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wackynoun

    a soft, earthy, dark-colored rock or clay derived from the alteration of basalt

    Etymology: [G. wacke, MHG. wacke a large stone, OHG. waggo a pebble.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wacky in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wacky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of wacky in a Sentence

  1. Tony Visconti:

    He also took some words from A Clockwork Orange, the lyrics are wacky, but a lot of British people, especially Londoners, will get every word.

  2. Barry Schwartz:

    Pretty ugly today. Sour moods out in the markets, we've had a pretty good start to the year for the Toronto market. It's beaten some of the other U.S. indices and it's having a pretty good month. End of the month can always be wacky and weird and people are positioning their portfolios.

  3. Keanu Reeves:

    That's, uh, that's wacky, well, the positivity's great.

  4. Dr John:

    This has been driven partly by constant media demands for new and spectacular stories about the monument, and partly by the archaeological emphasis on impact, so we see an obsession with narrative at the expense of evidence, and a host of newly manufactured myths which are even more wacky than the old ones. It’s time for a cool reassessment.

  5. Joseph Palamar:

    What really stands out about flakka is the wacky behavior that is sometimes associated with its use, it is bizarre, and you will see that word, even in medical journals, because there is no other way to describe it.

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