[ krey-zee ]
/ ˈkreɪ zi /
adjective, cra·zi·er, cra·zi·est.
mentally deranged; demented; insane.
senseless; impractical; totally unsound: a crazy scheme.
Informal. intensely enthusiastic; passionately excited: crazy about baseball.
Informal. very enamored or infatuated (usually followed by about): He was crazy about her.
Informal. intensely anxious or eager; impatient: I'm crazy to try those new skis.
Informal. unusual; bizarre; singular: She always wears a crazy hat.
Slang. wonderful; excellent; perfect: That's crazy, man, crazy.
likely to break or fall to pieces.
weak, infirm, or sickly.
having an unusual, unexpected, or random quality, behavior, result, pattern, etc.: a crazy reel that spins in either direction.
noun, plural cra·zies.
Slang. an unpredictable, nonconforming person; oddball: a house full of crazies who wear weird clothes and come in at all hours.
the crazies, Slang. a sense of extreme unease, nervousness, or panic; extreme jitters: The crew was starting to get the crazies from being cooped up belowdecks for so long.
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Idioms for crazy
- Slang. with great enthusiasm or energy; to an extreme: We shopped like crazy and bought all our Christmas gifts in one afternoon.
- with great speed or recklessness: He drives like crazy once he's out on the highway.
SYNONYMS FOR crazy
OTHER WORDS FROM crazycra·zi·ly, adverbcra·zi·ness, nounhalf-cra·zy, adjective
Words nearby crazy
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British Dictionary definitions for crazy about
/ (ˈkreɪzɪ) /
adjective -zier or -ziest
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 crazycrazily, adverbcraziness, noun
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Idioms and Phrases with crazy about
In addition to the idioms beginning with crazy
- crazy about, be
- crazy like a fox
- drive someone crazy
- like crazy
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