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cockamamie also: cockamamy
American English: /ˈkɑkəˌmeɪmi/
British English: /ˈkɒkəˌmeɪmi/

Translation of cockamamie in Spanish:


  • (American English) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • He has espoused some cockamamie theories about the secret society.
    • Once you have real evidence, not some conjectured, cockamamie theory, call me.
    • Someone comes up with this cockamamie theory that an e-mail could melt down all the computers and maybe even blow up all the buildings.

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