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If Jerry started for the swamp at this time of night he must be wacky!

The two biggest one give the old man two wacky, one each, an' the little one wouldn' give any.

WORD ORIGIN

"crazy, eccentric," 1935, variant of whacky (n.) "fool," late 1800s British slang, probably ultimately from whack "a blow, stroke," from the notion of being whacked on the head one too many times.

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