cack

[kak]
noun
a soft-soled, heelless shoe for infants.

Origin:
1890–95; of obscure origin

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Word Origin & History

cack
"act of voiding excrement; to void excrement," mid-15c., from L. cacare (see caca).
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Allowing market signals to work will do more to boost productivity than cack-handed industrial policy.
Of the past six presidents, four have been cack-handed.
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