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Word of the Week: Crackerjack

Nov 12, 2018
Word of the Week

[krak-er-jack]

(noun)

Crackerjack means a person or thing that shows marked ability or excellence.

Santa is a crackerjack at knowing every child’s wish.

(Americanism) crackajack

First used in 1890

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The Word of the Week (WOW) program was inaugurated at the Muhlenberg School District in 2010 and for the past eight years, the school district, local community and beyond have been involved in promoting literacy through the Word of the Week (WOW) vocabulary initiative.

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