from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang A person regarded as eccentric or crazy.
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- n. An eccentric or crazy person.
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- n. a whimsically eccentric person
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The last thing he wanted was Dr. Shane thinking he was some kind of a nut case who'd gotten his training from old Boris Karloff movies.