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unhinged

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adjective un·hinged \-ˈhinjd\

Definition of unhinged

  1. :  upset, unglued; especially :  mentally deranged <attacked by an unhinged extremist>



Examples of unhinged

  1. <destined to become one of the nation's most notorious serial killers, he apparently became unhinged as a result of being abandoned as a young teen>



1652

First Known Use of unhinged

1652



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