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cra·zy / ˈkrāzē/ inf. • adj. (-zi·er , -zi·est ) 1. mentally deranged, esp. as manifested in a wild or aggressive way. ∎  extremely annoyed or angry: the noise they made was driving me crazy. ∎  foolish: it was crazy to hope that good might come out of this mess. 2. extremely enthusiastic: I'm crazy about Cindy. 3. (of an angle) appearing absurdly out of place or in an unlikely position. ∎ archaic (of a ship or building) full of cracks or flaws; unsound or shaky. • n. (pl. -zies) a mentally deranged person. PHRASES: like crazy to a great degree: I was laughing like crazy.DERIVATIVES: cra·zi·ly / -zilē/ adv. cra·zi·ness n.

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crazyjazzy, snazzy •palsy-walsy • Ramsay •pansy, tansy •Anasazi, Ashkenazi, Ashkenazy, Benghazi, Ghazi, kamikaze, khazi, Stasi, Swazi •prezzie •frenzy, Mackenzie •Bel Paese, Buthelezi, crazy, daisy, Farnese, glazy, hazy, lazy, Maisie, mazy, oops-a-daisy, Piranesi, upsy-daisy, Veronese •stir-crazy •breezy, cheesy, easy, easy-peasy, Kesey, Parcheesi, queasy, sleazy, wheezy, Zambezi •teensy • speakeasy •busy, dizzy, fizzy, frizzy, Izzy, Lizzie, tizzy •flimsy, whimsy •Kinsey, Lindsay, Lynsey •poesy •Aussie, cossie, mossie •Swansea • gauzy • causey •ballsy, palsy •blowsy, Dalhousie, drowsy, frowzy, housey-housey, lousy •cosy (US cozy), dozy, Josie, mafiosi, mosey, nosy, posey, posy, prosy, Rosie, rosy •Boise, noisy

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