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loony

adjective loo·ny \ˈlü-nē\

Simple Definition of loony

  • : crazy or foolish

Full Definition of loony

loo·ni·erloo·ni·est

loo·ni·ness noun
loony noun

Examples of loony

  1. Every family includes someone who's a little loony.

  2. <that's got to be the looniest idea I've ever heard>



Variants of loony

also loo·ney play \ˈlü-nē\

Origin of loony

by shortening & alteration from lunatic


First Known Use: 1872

Rhymes with loony



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