bughouse


1bug·house

adjective \ˈbəg-ˌhas\

Definition of BUGHOUSE

slang
:  mentally deranged :  crazy

Examples of BUGHOUSE

  1. <anyone would go bughouse after spending a week with her relatives>

First Known Use of BUGHOUSE

1891

2bughouse

noun

Definition of BUGHOUSE

slang
:  an insane asylum

First Known Use of BUGHOUSE

1899

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