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comparative adjective

  1. See wacky

wacky (ˈwækɪ Pronunciation for wacky



Word forms:  wackier,  wackiest
  1. (slang) eccentric, erratic, or unpredictable

Derived Forms

ˈwackily adverb
ˈwackiness noun

Word Origin

C19 (in dialect sense: a fool, an eccentric): from whack (hence, a whacky, a person who behaves as if he had been whacked on the head)

Example Sentences Including 'wackier'

* If you go in for team-building, avoid the wackier products.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
ESPN (which shows Sunday night games and is carried in Canada by TSN) gets a little wackier.
Toronto Sun (2003)
The ref's award of a goal-kick following the incident, you'll recall, remains one of the sport's wackier decisions.
Irish Times (2002)
Years later, when I returned to the Test scene in the summer of 1989, I had my first brush with the wackier side of Ted.
Botham, Ian & Hayter, Peter Botham - My Autobiography


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