funny farm


noun Slang.

a psychiatric hospital.

Nearby words

  1. funnily,
  2. funny,
  3. funny bone,
  4. funny book,
  5. funny business,
  6. funny money,
  7. funny paper,
  8. funnyman,
  9. funster,
  10. funston

Origin of funny farm

First recorded in 1960–65

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British Dictionary definitions for funny farm

funny farm

noun

facetious a mental institution
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