loony tunes

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anyone living alone in that remote cabin would be sure to go loony tunes
Recent Examples on the Web Some of the Eckhardt's best moments, the ones that made his loony tunes character relatable, were Hauser ad libs. Dante A. Ciampaglia, Newsweek, "Who Is Shawn Eckardt? Paul Walter Hauser Steals Every Scene as Harding’s Bodyguard in ‘I, Tonya’," 17 Jan. 2018

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1971, in the meaning defined above

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“Loony tunes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/loony%20tunes. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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