Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 05/31/20 Stir-Crazy

Stir-Crazy (adjective)
stir-crazy [ stur-krey-zee ]


adjective Slang.
1. Informal. restless or frantic because of confinement, routine, etc.: I was stir-crazy after just two months of keeping house.
2. mentally ill because of long imprisonment.

OTHER WORDS FROM STIR-CRAZY
stir-cra·zi·ness, noun

WORDS RELATED TO STIR-CRAZY
antsy, confined, fidgety, restless

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Origin: First recorded in 1935–40; stir + crazy

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