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Synonyms for wacky
ˈwæk iwack·y

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Wiktionary

  1. wackyadjective

    Synonyms:
    zany, eccentric

  2. wackyadjective

    Of a person or their behaviour, zany.

    Synonyms:
    zany, eccentric

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"

    Synonyms:
    slaphappy, crackers, light-headed, ridiculous, round the bend, lightheaded, nutty, punch-drunk, dotty, featherbrained, sappy, kooky, daft, bats, empty-headed, clownish, airheaded, fruity, nuts, bonkers, clownlike, cracked, haywire, loco, kookie, buggy, zany, silly, goofy, pathetic, dizzy, batty, cockamamy, loony, barmy, cockamamie, buffoonish, around the bend, balmy, giddy, loopy, whacky

    Antonyms:
    wise, sane

  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"

    Synonyms:
    crackers, nutlike, roughened, round the bend, bats, gaga, cockamamy, zesty, buggy, dotty, soft, kooky, daft, fruity, alligatored, zestful, kookie, nuts, sappy, bonkers, cracked, haywire, nutty, wrong(p), loco, wild, chapped, zany, silly, amiss(p), mild, awry(p), batty, crazy, loony, yeasty, barmy, cockamamie, goofy, around the bend, balmy, loopy, whacky

    Antonyms:
    wise, sane

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "wacky":

    crazy, knock-knock

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#65132balmy
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#117181barmy
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#184596yeasty
#210138kookie
#214270cockamamie
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How to use wacky in a sentence?

  1. Sarah Ash Combs:

    I am here to work with people, work with kids, treat them, make them feel better in the fullest sense of the word, if that means I have to wear mismatched sparkly socks and have a large badge with my face up a little too close and speak really loudly in wacky tones, then sure, I'll do it.

  2. Keanu Reeves:

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

  3. Mindy Willamson:

    Every year we have a new foods contest and our concessionaires get real fired up about that and they’ll try crazy and wacky things, the booth owners aren’t just after the best original recipes, they are also competing to attract the most visitors.

  4. Talesa Marie Chartrand:

    I'm a little wacky doodle, a sketch mcgetch, half ass between day dreaming and paranoid.

  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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