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crazy

[ krey-zee ]
/ 藞kre瑟 zi /
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adjective, cra路zi路er, cra路zi路est.
adverb
Informal. extremely; madly: I鈥檝e noticed a local business here that鈥檚 crazy popular with teenage girls.
noun, plural cra路zies.
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Idioms about crazy

    like crazy, Informal.
    1. with great enthusiasm or energy; to an extreme: We shopped like crazy and bought all our Christmas gifts in one afternoon.
    2. with great speed or recklessness: He drives like crazy once he's out on the highway.

Origin of crazy

First recorded in 1570鈥80; craz(e) + -y1

synonym study for crazy

1. See mad.

OTHER WORDS FROM crazy

cra路zi路ly, adverbcra路zi路ness, nounhalf-cra路zy, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for crazy

crazy
/ (藞kre瑟z瑟) /

adjective -zier or -ziest
informal insane
fantastic; strange; ridiculousa crazy dream
(postpositive; foll by about or over) informal extremely fond (of)
slang very good or excellent
noun plural crazies
informal a crazy person

Derived forms of crazy

crazily, adverbcraziness, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

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