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head case

noun

Simple Definition of head case

  • : a person who has mental or emotional problems : a crazy person

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of head case

  1. :  nut 6a

Examples of head case in a sentence

  1. Her brother's a real head case.

  2. <while serving in the military hospital's psychiatric unit, he got to observe a wide variety of head cases>



1966

First Known Use of head case

1966


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