Cranky and Loony


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Cranky adjective – Difficult to use or operate especially because of size, weight, or design.
Loony and cranky are semantically related In some cases you can use "Loony" instead the word "Cranky" as an adjective or a noun.
Nearby Words: crankiness, cranked, cranking
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Loony adjective – Having or showing a very abnormal or sick state of mind.
Usage example: unfortunately, that homeless man talking to himself on the street is indeed loony

Cranky and loony are semantically related in dialect topic. Sometimes you can use "Cranky" instead an adjective "Loony".
Nearby Word: loon
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Loony and Cranky. (2016). Retrieved 2020, April 02, from
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Loony or Cranky. 2016. Accessed April 02, 2020.

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