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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang Variant of wacko.

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  • adj. Alternative spelling of wacko.
  • n. Alternative spelling of wacko.

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  • n. a person who is regarded as eccentric or mad

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  • "From his gladstone bag the stranger takes a bottle and a loaf of white bread.
    Whacko, says Quick.
    The black man pulls him off a hunk of bread and Quick takes it. Then the bottle."
    Cloudstreet by Tim Winton, p 209 of the Graywolf Press hardcover edition

    April 1, 2010

  • JM often rushes outside and cries 'whacko!' and sometimes even 'whacko-the-diddle-o!'

    February 1, 2009