wabbit

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Scots wabbit, ultimate origin uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

wabbit (comparative more wabbit, superlative most wabbit)

  1. (Scotland) exhausted, tired

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

wabbit (plural wabbits)

  1. (humorous, childish, eye-dialect) rabbit

Etymology 3[edit]

Probably representing pronunciation of rabbit by the cartoon character Elmer Fudd, and referring to the ability of rabbits to multiply quickly.

Noun[edit]

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wabbit (plural wabbits)

  1. (computing) A self-replicating program that (unlike a virus or worm) does not infect host programs or documents and remains on the local computer rather than spreading across networks of computers.
See also[edit]

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

wabbit (comparative mair wabbit, superlative maist wabbit)

  1. exhausted, tired, worn-out