crazy

  • 21crazy — cra|zy1 W3S3 [ˈkreızi] adj comparative crazier superlative craziest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(strange)¦ 2 crazy about somebody/something 3¦(angry)¦ 4 like crazy 5 go crazy 6¦(mentally ill)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 22crazy — cra|zy1 [ kreızi ] adjective INFORMAL ** not at all sensible or practical: IRRATIONAL: It s crazy. Who would do a thing like that? Maybe Lou s idea wasn t so crazy after all. They were offering him crazy amounts of money. be crazy to do something …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 23crazy — 1 / kreIzi/ adjective informal 1 STRANGE behaving in a way that is very strange: Don t mind her, she s crazy. | The neighbors must think we re crazy. | You have some crazy friends. 2 NOT SENSIBLE an action or behaviour that is crazy is not… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 24Crazy — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Crazy est un mot anglais qui signifie « fou ». Il peut faire référence à : Crazy, un magazine de comics ; Crazy, un documentaire de… …

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  • 25crazy — I UK [ˈkreɪzɪ] / US adjective Word forms crazy : adjective crazy comparative crazier superlative craziest informal ** Words that may cause offence: crazy: Avoid using words like crazy, mad, and insane about people who have a mental illness.… …

    English dictionary

  • 26crazy — adj. (colloq.) infatuated 1) (cannot stand alone) crazy about (he is crazy about her) foolish 2) crazy to + inf. (it was crazy of her to do that; she was crazy to drive without headlights) 3) to drive smb. crazy * * * [ kreɪzɪ] to drive smb.… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 27crazy — crazily, adv. craziness, n. /kray zee/, adj., crazier, craziest, n., pl. crazies. adj. 1. mentally deranged; demented; insane. 2. senseless; impractical; totally unsound: a crazy scheme. 3. Informal. intensely enthusiastic; passionately excited:… …

    Universalium

  • 28crazy — I. adjective (crazier; est) Date: 1566 1. a. full of cracks or flaws ; unsound < they were very crazy, wretched cabins Charles Dickens > b. crooked, askew 2. a …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 29crazy*/*/ — [ˈkreɪzi] adj informal not at all sensible or practical It s crazy. Who would do a thing like that?[/ex] She knew she would be completely crazy to refuse.[/ex] • crazy about sb very much in love with someone[/ex] crazy about sth very enthusiastic …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 30crazy — adj. 1 (esp. AmE) mad/wild VERBS ▪ be, seem, sound ▪ go ▪ I d go crazy if I lived here. ▪ drive sb …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 31crazy — /ˈkreɪzi / (say krayzee) adjective (crazier, craziest) 1. demented; mad. 2. eccentric; bizarre; unusual. 3. unrealistic; impractical: a crazy scheme. 4. Obsolete likely to collapse, fall to pieces, or disintegrate: a crazy building. 5. Colloquial …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 32crazy — 1. n. a crazy person. □ The guy’s a crazy, and he keeps coming in here asking for money. □ I think the crazies are taking over the world. 2. mod. cool. □ This stuff is really crazy, man. I love it! □ …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 33crazy — adjective, informal 1) he was acting like a crazy person Syn: mad, insane, out of one s mind, deranged, demented, not in one s right mind, crazed, lunatic, non compos mentis, unhinged, mad as a hatter, mad as a March hare; informal mental, nutty …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 34crazy — adjective; informal 1) a crazy old man Syn: mad, insane, out of one s mind, deranged, demented, crazed, lunatic, unbalanced, unhinged; informal mental, off one s head, round the bend; Brit.; informal barmy …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 35crazy — 1. adjective /ˈkɹeɪzi/ a) insane, demented When she gets on the motorcycle she goes crazy. b) out of control He went crazy when he won. Syn: deranged …

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  • 36crazy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. insane (see insanity). Ant., sane. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. crazed, demented, mad; see absurd , insane 1 , stupid 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. 1. mentally unstable insane, deranged, *off …

    English dictionary for students

  • 37crazy — [16] Crazy originally meant literally ‘cracked’ (a sense preserved in the related crazed). This soon came to be extended metaphorically to ‘frail, ill’ (as in Shakespeare’s ‘some better place, fitter for sickness and crazy age’, I Henry VI), and&#8230; …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 38crazy — adjective (crazier, craziest) 1》 insane or unbalanced, especially as manifested in wild or aggressive behaviour.     ↘extremely foolish. 2》 informal extremely enthusiastic about something. 3》 appearing absurdly out of place or unlikely: the&#8230; …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 39crazy — cra•zy [[t]ˈkreɪ zi[/t]] adj. zi•er, zi•est, 1) mentally deranged; insane 2) impractical; totally unsound: a crazy scheme[/ex] 3) inf intensely eager 4) inf infatuated (usu. fol. by about) 5) inf unusual; bizarre 6) sts Slang. wonderful 7) cvb&#8230; …

    From formal English to slang

  • 40crazy — [16] Crazy originally meant literally ‘cracked’ (a sense preserved in the related crazed). This soon came to be extended metaphorically to ‘frail, ill’ (as in Shakespeare’s ‘some better place, fitter for sickness and crazy age’, I Henry VI), and&#8230; …

    Word origins