What does loony mean?

Definitions for loony
ˈlu niloony

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crazy, loony, looney, nutcase, weirdo(adj)

    someone deranged and possibly dangerous

  2. balmy, barmy, bats, batty, bonkers, buggy, cracked, crackers, daft, dotty, fruity, haywire, kooky, kookie, loco, loony, loopy, nuts, nutty, round the bend, around the bend, wacky, whacky(adj)

    informal or slang terms for mentally irregular

    "it used to drive my husband balmy"

GCIDE

  1. loony(a.)

    Very foolish; very impractical; as, loony ideas.

    Etymology: [Shortened fr. lunatic.]

Wiktionary

  1. loony(Noun)

    An insane or very foolish person

    Etymology: Shortened from lunatic

  2. loony(Adjective)

    insane

    Etymology: Shortened from lunatic

  3. loony(Adjective)

    very silly, absurd

    Etymology: Shortened from lunatic

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loony(adj)

    see Luny

    Etymology: [Shortened fr. lunatic.]

How to pronounce loony?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say loony in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of loony in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of loony in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of loony in a Sentence

  1. Brian Foren:

    I worry that he's confused for being loony by being so honest. It shocks Americans.

  2. Shel Silverstein:

    Draw a crazy picture,Write a nutty poem,Sing a mumble-gumble song,Whistle through your comb.Do a loony-goony dance'Cross the kitchen floor,Put something silly in the worldThat ain't been there before.

Images & Illustrations of loony

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