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loony

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or loon路ey

[ loo-nee ]
/ 藞lu ni /
Informal.
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adjective, loon路i路er, loon路i路est.
lunatic; insane.
extremely or senselessly foolish.
noun, plural loon路ies.
a lunatic.
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Sometimes lun路y .

Origin of loony

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First recorded in 1860鈥65; lun(atic) + -y2

OTHER WORDS FROM loony

loon路i路ness, noun

Other definitions for loony (2 of 2)

loony2
[ loo-nee ]
/ 藞lu ni /

noun, plural loon路ies.
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British Dictionary definitions for loony

loony

looney or luny

slang

adjective loonier, looniest, lunier or luniest
lunatic; insane
foolish or ridiculous
noun plural loonies, looneys or lunies
a foolish or insane person

Derived forms of loony

looniness or luniness, noun
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