or spazz

[ spaz ]

  1. an awkward or clumsy person.

verb (used without object),spazzed, spaz·zing.
  1. to move in an awkward or clumsy way (usually followed by out): She spazzed out and we had broken glass all over the floor.

  2. to become more angry than a situation warrants (usually followed by out): Mom spazzed out when she smelled cigarette smoke on my clothes.

  1. to twitch: He was spazzing and muttering to himself, like the old speed freak he is.

Origin of spaz

First recorded in 1960–65; shortening and alteration of spastic

usage note For spaz

See spastic.

Words Nearby spaz Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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