What Does Loco Mean?


3 Answers

Anonymous Profile
Anonymous answered
"Pal" in spanish slang in the Latin community in southwestern US
Lakshmipriya Nair Profile
This word has several meanings in different contexts. Loco is slang for the mentally unstable or the mentally irregular. It is therefore another word for being crazy or balmy. Thus it is to be afflicted with or exhibiting irrationality and mental unsoundness. This word is an adjective in this context.

This word also denotes a plant known as loco weed. This weed can poison horses and other cattle as well as humans and drive them insane. This plant belongs to the genera of Oxytropis and Astragalus in the pea family. It is found extensively in western and central United States. It is also known as locoweed. Here this word is a noun.

A disease or an ailment is also named as loco. It is caused by locoweed among the live stock. This disease causes poisoning, lack of coordination, trembling and partial paralysis. This disease is also known as locoism.

Answer Question