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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]

Meaning:

Marked by spirited enjoyment

Synonyms:

barmy; zestful; yeasty; zesty

Similar:

spirited (displaying animation, vigor, or liveliness)


Sense 2barmy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Informal or slang terms for mentally irregular

Synonyms:

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

Similar:

insane (afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement)


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