Cockamamie - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkɑːkəmeɪmi|  American pronunciation of the word cockamamie
Brit.  |ˈkɒkəˌmeɪmi|  British pronunciation of the word cockamamie

adjective

- informal term for ridiculous and implausible(syn: cockamamy)

he gave me a cockamamie reason for not going

Examples

That's a cockamamie idea.

They can express their opinions, no matter how cockamamie.

he gave me a cockamamie reason for not going

Who dreamed up this cockamamie idea?

What cockamamie excuse will he come up with this time?

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