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spaz Syllabification: spaz
(also spazz) informal

Definition of spaz in English:

noun (plural spazzes)

short for spastic.
Example sentences
  • I could not have been any more of a spazz if I'd tried.
  • I was puzzled and kind of freaked but I didn't want to show it and look like a spazz.
  • I would have to tell her why I was being such a spaz.


[no object] (spaz out) chiefly US Back to top  
Lose physical or emotional control: he offered a post-game assessment: “I spazzed out real bad.”
More example sentences
  • Only the woman who has lost everything can truly spaz.
  • You'll pop in an aerobics video as often as your crazy schedule will allow, but you're not going to spaz out if you have to skip a day here and there.
  • I know you want to get close, but getting close all depends on if we can move as a cohesive unit and not spaz out.


1960s: abbreviation of spastic.

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