Examples of screwy in a Sentence
I knew something was screwy.
the counterfeit bills are poorly done and would look screwy to even the untrained eye
Recent Examples of screwy from the Web
The story of why it’s taken more than 70 years to ID Hitler’s teeth is as screwy as the Fuhrer’s teeth, themselves.
To Tawada — the acclaimed author of tender, screwy parables about outsiderdom — we are clad in language.
And yet even before your very first sip, there’s one screwy bit of physics that’s hard to deny: the bubbles in your glass of stout appear to be sinking.
Yu Darvish's deal is just the latest example of how screwy MLB's current econimics are.
But the Rockets fully understand the screwy logic of the present-day NBA.
As Stein's Marcus works through the complications posed by Saffert's screwy suspects, there's never a dull moment.
This is typical of the Haims’ screwy charm, which is obvious in their hyper, jokey interviews and stage performances, and in the group’s backstory of having learned to perform doing covers with their parents in a family group called Rockinhaim.
What is screwy is Christmas is a pretty important holiday.
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around the bend, off one's gourd, off one's head, off one's rocker, out of one's head (or mind);
SCREWY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of screwy for English Language Learners
: different from what you expect because of being strange or unusual
: not sensible or reasonable
SCREWY Defined for Kids
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