Crazy and Queer


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Crazy adjective – Conceived or made without regard for reason or reality.
Usage example: the mansion is a crazy construction of several different styles

Queer is a synonym for crazy in mental condition topic. In some cases you can use "Queer" instead the word "Crazy" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like weird, peculiar.
Nearby Words: craze, crazed
Synonyms for Crazy


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Queer adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: one competitor had a queer way of running that attracted a lot of attention from the spectators

Crazy is a synonym for queer in mental condition topic. Sometimes you can use "Crazy" instead the word "Queer" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as eccentric, odd, weird.
Nearby Words: queered, queering
Synonyms for Queer

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  • Survives in the phrases "he's worth a bob or two" ("he is rich") and "he's as queer/bent as a nine bob note" for someone pretty crazy ("he is as gay as the day is long", an American version is "queer as a three-dollar bill").
  • Film / Oyayubihime Love Makes You Crazy Love Makes You Evil Magical Queer: The strange man is such on two levels: not only does he serve as a friend and guide to Saeko with no true life or problems of his own, but he is also actually magical.
  • Queer Romance Room Full of Crazy: Tory's closet full of journals documenting everything that happens to him kind of comes off as this.
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