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BARMY (barmier, barmiest)

 Dictionary entry overview: What does barmy mean? 

BARMY (adjective)
  The adjective BARMY has 2 senses:

1. marked by spirited enjoyment
2. informal or slang terms for mentally irregular

  Familiarity information: BARMY used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

BARMY (adjective)

Sense 1barmy [BACK TO TOP]


Marked by spirited enjoyment


barmy; zestful; yeasty; zesty


spirited (displaying animation, vigor, or liveliness)

Sense 2barmy [BACK TO TOP]


Informal or slang terms for mentally irregular


around the bend; round the bend; nuts; loony; loco; kooky; kookie; haywire; dotty; daft; crackers; buggy; bonkers; batty; bats; balmy; whacky; wacky; nutty; barmy; loopy; fruity; cracked

Context example:

it used to drive my husband balmy


insane (afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement)

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