Wacke vs Wacko - What's the difference?

wacke | wacko |


As nouns the difference between wacke and wacko

is that wacke is (geology) a soft, earthy, dark-coloured rock or clay derived from the alteration of basalt while wacko is an amusingly eccentric or irrational person.

As an adjective wacko is

amusingly eccentric or irrational.

As an interjection wacko is

(british|dated) hurrah.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

wacke

English

Noun

  • (geology) A soft, earthy, dark-coloured rock or clay derived from the alteration of basalt.
  • Synonyms

    * wacky

    References

    wacko

    English

    Alternative forms

    * whacko

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • amusingly eccentric or irrational
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • An amusingly eccentric or irrational person.
  • Interjection

    (en interjection)
  • (British, dated) hurrah
  • * 1952 , Anthony Buckeridge, Jennings and Darbishire
  • *:"Wacko ! There's a whole pile of letters for me," Jennings cried excitedly, hopping from one foot to the other.
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