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craze

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of craze

  1. a practice or interest that is very popular for a short time if history is any guide, this latest diet for losing weight is just another craze Synonyms of craze buzz, chic, fad, dernier cri, enthusiasm, fashion, flavor, go, hot ticket, last word, latest, mode, rage, sensation, style, ton, trend, vogueWords Related to craze nine days' wonder (also nine day wonder); new wave; crush, infatuation; fervor, passion; furor, fuss, hullabaloo, to-do, uproar; bandwagon, crusade, cult, movement; novelty, wrinkle; caprice, fancy, whimNear Antonyms of craze classic, standard

Synonym Discussion of craze

fashion, style, mode, vogue, fad, rage, craze mean the usage accepted by those who want to be up-to-date. fashion is the most general term and applies to any way of dressing, behaving, writing, or performing that is favored at any one time or place.
    • the current fashion
style often implies a distinctive fashion adopted by people of taste.
    • a media baron used to traveling in style
mode suggests the fashion of the moment among those anxious to appear elegant and sophisticated.
    • slim bodies are the mode at this resort
vogue stresses the wide acceptance of a fashion.
    • short skirts are back in vogue
fad suggests caprice in taking up or in dropping a fashion.
    • last year's fad is over
rage and craze stress intense enthusiasm in adopting a fad.
    • Cajun food was the rage nearly everywhere for a time
    • crossword puzzles once seemed just a passing craze but have lasted

craze

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of craze

  1. to cause to go insane or as if insane soldiers who had been crazed by months of combat and chaos in the countryside Synonyms of craze crack, derange, frenzy, loco, madden, unbalance, unhinge, unstring Words Related to craze agitate, bother, confuse, discompose, disquiet, distract, disturb, perturb, unsettle, upset; annoy, irritate, vex Near Antonyms of craze calm, quiet, relax, settle, soothe, tranquilize (also tranquillize)



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