adjective see spacey

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • spacy — (adj.) also spacey, 1885, large, roomy, spacious, from SPACE (Cf. space) (n.) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Meaning felt as characteristic of outer space (especially with reference to electronic music) is attested from 1971, probably influenced by spaced out… …   Etymology dictionary

  • spacy — adjective a) spaced out This car is very spacy. b) eccentric His latest CD sounds very spacy …   Wiktionary

  • Spacy — Recorded in several spelling forms including Spacie, Spacey, Spacy, and Speacie, this is an English surname. It is locational in origin, from a diminished if not quite actually lost , medieval village, near the town of Harrogate, in North… …   Surnames reference

  • spacy — adj a. producing euphoria or evoking a dream like state Spacy music. This is spacy dope. b. behaving in a distracted, euphoric or spaced out way …   Contemporary slang

  • spacy — spacey / spacy [adj] eccentric beat*, bizarre, crazy, dizzy, erratic, far out*, flaky, flighty, freakish, kooky, nutty, odd, oddball, offbeat, off center, off the wall*, out in left field, out to lunch*, peculiar, quirky, spaced out*, strange,… …   New thesaurus

  • spacy — spac·y or spac·ey (spāʹsē) adj. Slang spac·i·er, spac·i·est 1. Stupefied or disoriented from or as if from drug use. 2. Eccentric; offbeat. * * * …   Universalium

  • spacy — [[t]spe͟ɪsi[/t]] see spacey …   English dictionary

  • spacy — adj. (also spelled spacey) confused, disoriented; spaced out, bewildered (as from drug use) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • spacy — Go to spaced (out) …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • spacy — adjective stupefied by (or as if by) some narcotic drug • Syn: ↑spaced out, ↑spacey • Similar to: ↑unconventional …   Useful english dictionary

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