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cock·eyed / ˈkäkˈīd/ • adj. inf. crooked or askew; not level. ∎  absurd; impractical: do you expect us to believe a cockeyed story like that? ∎  drunk. ∎  (of a person or a person's eyes) having a squint. ∎  cross-eyed.

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