American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Extremely foolish or silly.
- adj. Crazy; insane.
- n. A foolish or crazy person.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See luny.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Low, U.S. Crazy; insane; lunatic; mentally unsound. See Luny.
- adj. Very foolish; very impractical.
- n. someone mentally deranged and possibly dangerous.
- n. someone deranged and possibly dangerous
- adj. informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
- Shortened from lunatic (Wiktionary)
- Shortening and alteration of lunatic, or from loon2. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Sorry about using the term loony left - I've been spending too much time looking at Labour Home - I think a £7 an hour minimum wage and renewable energy policies are nuts though.”
“His climate change misstep follows several reversals on issues and just plain loony comments on gays, women, Medicare, Social Security and taxes.”
“Like the man says, theres alcoholisum, suicde and violence in loony toons and these are deamed ok for kids how do you people think this is worse?”
“I've posted several articles that quote British "nutritionists" making overblown or just plain loony claims about milk and dairy allergy.”
“Zach Exley is the fringe left, and has been traveling in loony left circles for years.”
“I knew steph would not produce a link to back up her claim that 'However I do not regard him as 'loony' - it was more a reference to the accusation by some atheist/agnostic bloggers that *all of us biblical historians are 'loony'* and 'absurd”
“However I do not regard him as 'loony' - it was more a reference to the accusation by some atheist/agnostic bloggers that all of us biblical historians are 'loony' and 'absurd”
“So it is a matter of trying to clarify the point - often overlooked in the urge to describe anyone who holds a Christian view of marriage as a 'loony' - that the institution of Christian marriage functions in a very different way from that of civil unions.”
“I think we live in loony land these days, and the usual rules don’t apply.”
“Above all it’s a dumb strategy for trying to influence anyone, as has been shown by the backlash to these demonstrations even in loony-left SF.”
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Words for the mentally irregular
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Words to describe the mad, the insane, the... well, me.
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Adjectives derived from animal names but used to describe people
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