crazy house



Slang. an insane asylum.

Origin of crazy house

First recorded in 1885–90 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for crazy house

Historical Examples of crazy house

  • It was a crazy-house filled with the most grotesque moral measures.


    T.S. Stribling

  • Perhaps hed better stop the machine, go back into the garden, climb up to his room in the crazy-house and tumble into bed?

    Nothing But the Truth

    Frederic S. Isham