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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wak]
    • /wæk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wak]
    • /wæk/

Definitions of wacker word

  • abbreviation WACKER wacko. 1
  • adjective wacker very bad: All drugs are bad, but crack is wack. 1
  • adjective wacker extreme; far-out. 1
  • noun wacker Comparative form of wack. 1
  • adjective wacker comparative form of wack: more wack. 0

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Origin of wacker

First appearance:

before 1935
One of the 8% newest English words
First recorded in 1935-40; perhaps back formation from wacky

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Wacker


wacker popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 66% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

wacker usage trend in Literature

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