Examples of lunacy in a Sentence
Quitting her job was lunacy.
His idea was considered total lunacy.
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The film’s thesis is that, until three centuries ago, it was deemed an act of lunacy to climb such a mountain.
There are more than just a few Sapphic suggestions here, along with the religious lunacy, sadism, hallucinations, magic realism and a visual vocabulary rooted in horror.
The influences of soul, rock, English folk, jazz, jug band and a heavy dose of industrial English LSD lunacy!
This is how hip-hop, the black intellectual scene, and our leadership eroded to the point of self-immolating lunacy.
Smith offers a welcomed happy medium between Johnson – who described himself as the dad driving a car filled with uncontrollable kids – and the lunacy of Chuck and Shaq’s rivalry.
The height of the evening's lunacy came when Jed Lowrie, battling Wilmer Font as if a playoff berth was on the line, capped an 11-pitch at-bat with a three-run homer in the ninth as the game approached the four-hour mark.
So is the lack of representation of head chefs who are women or people of color—to wit, Christina Tosi of Milk Bar is the only woman represented on Netflix’s upcoming Chef’s Table Pastry (a ratio of three to one, which is utter lunacy).
Among them was Canadian teenager Jim Carrey, gifted with his own brand of comic lunacy.
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absurdity, asininity, balminess, brainlessness, craziness, daftness, dippiness, dottiness, fatuity, fatuousness, folly, foolishness, imbecility, inanity, insanity, madness, nonsensicalness, nuttiness, preposterousness, senselessness, silliness, simplicity, wackiness, witlessness, zaniness;
denseness, dim-wittedness, doltishness, dopiness, dullness (also dulness), dumbness, feeblemindedness, idiocy, mindlessness, oafishness, obtuseness, simplemindedness, simpleness, slowness, stupidity, stupidness, vacuity;
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