wicked
1225–75, Middle English wikked, wikke, an alteration of wicke, adjectival use of Old English wicca, from Proto-Germanic *wikkô. Pronunciation
Adjective

wicked (comparative wickeder, superlative wickedest)

  1. Evil or mischievous by nature.
    Synonyms: evil, immoral, malevolent, malicious, nefarious, twisted, villainous, Thesaurus:evil
  2. (slang) Excellent; awesome; masterful.
    Synonyms: evil, awesome, bad, cool, dope, excellent, far out, groovy, hot, rad, Thesaurus:excellent
    That was a wicked guitar solo, bro!
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Adverb

wicked (not comparable)

  1. (slang, New England, British) Very, extremely.
    Synonyms: hella, helluv
    The band we went to see the other night was wicked loud!
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Noun
  1. People who are wicked.
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Verb
  1. Simple past tense and past participle of wick

Adjective

wicked (not comparable)

  1. Having a wick.
    a two-wicked lamp
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈwɪkɪd/

Adjective
  1. (UK, dialect, obsolete) Active; brisk.
  2. (Alternative form of) wick (Etymology 3 Adjective), as applying to inanimate objects only.
  3. (British, dialect, chiefly, Yorkshire) Infested with maggots.



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