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crazy

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1 conceived or made without regard for reason or reality
  • the mansion is a crazy construction of several different styles

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2 having or showing a very abnormal or sick state of mind
  • started yelling in the middle of the store like a crazy man

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3 showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment
  • a crazy plan to climb Mount Everest without proper equipment

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6 inclined or twisted to one side
  • surrounded by crazy stacks of books, she began writing her paper

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7 marked by a long series of irregular curves
  • walked down a crazy path deep in the woods to a secluded swimming hole

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crazy

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Synonyms & Antonyms of crazy (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a person having or showing a severely disordered or abnormal state of mind
  • discovered some real crazies in our family tree

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2 a person who favors rapid and sweeping changes especially in laws and methods of government
  • beleaguered government officials tried to dismiss the protesters as a bunch of crazies

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The first known use of crazy was in 1566

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“Crazy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crazy. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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