crazy

crazy
cra|zy1 [ `kreızi ] adjective INFORMAL **
not at all sensible or practical: IRRATIONAL:
It's crazy. Who would do a thing like that?
Maybe Lou's idea wasn't so crazy after all.
They were offering him crazy amounts of money.
be crazy to do something: She knew she would be completely crazy to refuse.
crazy about someone
very much in love with someone:
It's pretty obvious he's crazy about you.
crazy about something
very enthusiastic about something:
Judd's crazy about airplanes and flying.
I'm not exactly crazy about the idea.
drive someone crazy
to make someone very upset or angry
go crazy
1. ) to become very angry about something:
My parents will go crazy if they find out.
2. ) to become bored, impatient, and upset:
If I work there much longer I'll go crazy.
3. ) if an audience or group of people go crazy, they become very excited:
He scored and the crowd went crazy.
like crazy
to a very great degree:
His arm hurt like crazy.
They're selling like crazy.
crazy
cra|zy 2 [ `kreızi ] noun count OFFENSIVE
someone who is mentally ill

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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