meshugana

[ muh-shoo g-uh-nuh ]
/ məˈʃʊg ə nə /

noun Slang.

a crazy person.

Nearby words

  1. meshach,
  2. meshed,
  3. meshrebeeyeh,
  4. meshuga,
  5. meshugaas,
  6. meshugas,
  7. meshwork,
  8. meshy,
  9. mesiad,
  10. mesial

Also me·shug·ga·na, me·shug·ge·ner [muh-shoo g-uh-ner] /məˈʃʊg ə nər/.

Origin of meshugana

1880–85; < Yiddish meshugener, equivalent to meshuga meshuga + epenthetic n + -er -er1

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