craziness
noun see crazy I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Craziness — Cra zi*ness, n. 1. The state of being broken down or weakened; as, the craziness of a ship, or of the limbs. [1913 Webster] 2. The state of being broken in mind; imbecility or weakness of intellect; derangement. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • craziness — index insanity, lunacy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • craziness — infirmity, c.1600, from CRAZY (Cf. crazy) + NESS (Cf. ness). Meaning state of being flawed or damaged is from 1660s; that of mental unsoundness is from 1755 …   Etymology dictionary

  • craziness — noun a) The state of being broken in mind; imbecility or weakness of intellect; derangement. b) The state of being broken down or weakened; as, the craziness of a ship, or of the limbs …   Wiktionary

  • craziness — crazy ► ADJECTIVE (crazier, craziest) 1) insane or unbalanced, especially in a wild or aggressive way. 2) extremely enthusiastic about something. 3) absurdly unlikely: a crazy angle. 4) archaic full of cracks or flaws. ► NOUN (pl …   English terms dictionary

  • craziness — See crazily. * * * …   Universalium

  • craziness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Serious mental illness or disorder impairing a person s capacity to function normally and safely: brainsickness, dementia, derangement, disturbance, insaneness, insanity, lunacy, madness, mental illness, psychopathy …   English dictionary for students

  • craziness — cra·zi·ness || kreɪzɪnɪs n. insanity, madness, lunacy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • craziness — cra·zi·ness …   English syllables

  • craziness — noun 1. informal terms for insanity • Syn: ↑daftness, ↑flakiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑flaky (for: ↑flakiness), ↑flakey (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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