tetched

or teched

[ techt ]
/ tɛtʃt /

adjective

touched; slightly crazy.

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Origin of tetched

1925–30; variant of touched; perhaps representing earlier tached (Middle English techyd) in the compounds (well-)tached, (evil-)tached having the (specified) quality or disposition (Middle English tach(e), tech(e) trait, spot, stain < Old French tache spot (see tachism) + -ed3)
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Example sentences from the Web for tetched

  • Don't you let him give you that thar big bun'le; 'caze that's not a thing but seed corn, and he'll be mad ef it's tetched.

    The Power and the Glory|Grace MacGowan Cooke
  • I just crope up and retched over and tetched him and he begun to snort and cave round.

    A Tenderfoot Bride|Clarice E. Richards