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1: informal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy" [syn: 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, whacky]
also kookie adjective (kookier; -est) Date: 1959 having the characteristics of a kook ; crazy, offbeat • kookiness noun
adj. (kookier, kookiest) sl. crazy. Derivatives: kookily adv. kookiness n.
Someone who is kooky is slightly strange or eccentric, but often in a way which makes you like them. (INFORMAL) It's slightly kooky, but I love it... She's been mocked for her kooky ways. ADJ
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