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English definition of “kooky”

kooky

adjective uk   /ˈkuː.ki/ mainly US informal us  
(especially of a person) strange in their appearance or behaviour, especially in a way that is interesting: She's got this kooky, high-pitched voice.
kookiness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ mainly US informal us  
(Definition of kooky from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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