Definition of wheeker in English:

wheeker

adjective

Northern Irish
informal
  • Excellent; marvellous.

    ‘I make a wheeker pot roast’
    • ‘Wheeker stuff from the hallions in green!’
    • ‘"That's a wheeker one," he said.’
    • ‘He smiled as he said, "Yon would be wheeker."’
    • ‘Their version of this song is wheeker.’
    • ‘She was wheeker, so she was.’
    • ‘One veteran councillor was heard to say: "That was a wheeker one".’

noun

Northern Irish
informal
  • An excellent or marvellous person or thing.

    ‘he put a wheeker into the top corner’
    • ‘You're a wheeker and a star; good luck!’
    • ‘It's a wee wheeker, that wee bus.’

Origin

1990s: perhaps from wheech with the idea of something worth taking or stealing.

Pronunciation

wheeker

/ˈwiːkə/