Translation of "cockeyed" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˌkɒkˈaɪd/ us /ˌkɑːkˈaɪd/

informal not straight, but sloping to one side

Would you straighten that picture over there? – It’s a bit cockeyed.

used to describe a plan or idea that is stupid, not suitable, or not likely to be successful

The government has dreamed up some cockeyed scheme for getting unemployed youngsters back into work.

mainly US old-fashioned informal having drunk too much alcohol

borracho, ciego

(Translation of “cockeyed” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)