Insane and Loony


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Insane adjective – Having or showing a very abnormal or sick state of mind.
Usage example: only an insane person would intentionally jump off a skyscraper

Loony is a synonym for insane in ability topic. In some cases you can use "Loony" instead the word "Insane" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like sane, foolish, raving mad. informal substitute
Nearby Words: insanity, insanely
Synonyms for Insane


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Loony adjective – Showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment.
Usage example: that's got to be the looniest idea I've ever heard

Insane is a synonym for loony in ability topic. You can use "Insane" instead an adjective "Loony", if it concerns topics such as sane, crazy. popular alternative
Nearby Word: loon
Synonyms for Loony

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  • Literature / Gormenghast Loony Laws: Gormenghast has so many strange laws and rituals that by the time someone has become its Earl they are probably quite insane themselves.
  • Manga / Maison Ikkoku Loony Friends Improve Your Personality: The residents of Maison Ikkoku spend most of their time driving Yusaku Godai insane with their alcohol-induced insanity, but also end up somehow making him the man he needs to be for Kyoko, as well as get Kyoko to reflect on her feelings for him.
  • Its 'founder' Xavi appears to have founded it to make himself rich, although his extreme Cloudcuckoolander Love Freak nature makes it ambiguous: It's possible he actually believes his own insane dogma and is just too loony to recognize the inherent hypocrisy of his teaching.
    Source: Scam Religion
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