Word:

Loco

Lo´co
adv.1.(Mus.) A direction in written or printed music to return to the proper pitch after having played an octave higher.
n.1.(Bot.) A plant (Astragalus Hornii) growing in the Southwestern United States, which is said to poison horses and cattle, first making them insane. The name is also given vaguely to several other species of the same genus. Called also loco weed.
2.(Bot.) Any one of various leguminous plants or weeds besides Astragalus, whose herbage is poisonous to cattle, as Spiesia Lambertii, syn. Oxytropis Lambertii.
v. t.1.To poison with loco; to affect with the loco disease; hence (Colloq.), to render insane or mad.
[imp. & p. p. Locoed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Locoing.]
n.1.A locomotive.
a.1.Insane; crazy.
Adj.1.loco - informal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy"
abnormal, bereft of reason, brainsick, crackbrained, cracked, crazed, crazy, daft, deluded, demented, deprived of reason, deranged, disoriented, distraught, flighty, fruity, hallucinated, insane, irrational, lunatic, mad, maddened, maniac, manic, mazed, mental, mentally deficient, meshuggah, mindless, moon-struck, non compos, non compos mentis, not all there, not right, nuts, odd, of unsound mind, off, psycho, queer, reasonless, senseless, sick, stark-mad, stark-staring mad, strange, tetched, touched, unbalanced, unhinged, unsane, unsettled, unsound, wandering, witless
Browse
locking
locking pliers
Lockjaw
lockkeeper
Lockless
Lockman
lockmaster
locknut
Lockout
Lockram
lockring
Locksmith
lockstep
lockstitch
Lockup
Locky
-- Loco --
Loco disease
Loco parentis
Locofoco
locoism
locomote
Locomotion
Locomotive
Locomotive boiler
Locomotive car
locomotive engine
locomotive engineer
Locomotiveness
Locomotor
locomotor ataxia
locoweed
LOCT
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home