stir-crazy

adjective
stir-cra·zy | \ˈstər-ˈkrā-zē \

Definition of stir-crazy 

slang

: distraught because of prolonged confinement

First Known Use of stir-crazy

circa 1908, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stir-crazy was circa 1908

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stir-crazy

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of stir-crazy

: unhappy and upset because you have been in a place for a long time and want to get out

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