Definition of "wacko" [wacko]

  • Slang A person regarded as eccentric or irrational: "a catchy pop portrait of a wacko who talks to himself in French” ( Phoebe Hoban). (noun)
  • Wacky. (adjective)
  • Mad or eccentric (adjective)

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  • A mad or eccentric person (noun)

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Use "wacko" in a sentence
  • "Looked at sufficiently askew (some might prefer the term wacko), everything is new under the sun."
  • "Get real this wacko is here to stay, afterall he is a Republican and that in itself makes him royalty ... just ask him."
  • "This dumb wacko is heading down the road to terrible change."