Lunatic and Wacky


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Lunatic adjective – Having or showing a very abnormal or sick state of mind.
Usage example: he had a lunatic obsession with personal hygiene that was genuinely disturbing

Wacky is a synonym for lunatic in ability topic. In some cases you can use "Wacky" instead an adjective "Lunatic", when it comes to topics like sane, crazy.
Nearby Words: lunacy, luna
Synonyms for Lunatic


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Wacky adjective – Having or showing a very abnormal or sick state of mind.
Usage example: a series of bizarre letters that the killer sent to the police, detailing his wacky, disturbed view of the world

Lunatic is a synonym for wacky in ability topic. Sometimes you can use "Lunatic" instead the word "Wacky" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as sane, crazy, acting crazy.
Synonyms for Wacky

Things that words describes

humour lunatic humour wacky humour
character lunatic character wacky character
style lunatic style wacky style
characters lunatic characters wacky characters
Other nouns: side, nonsense, scientist, friends.

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / An Elegy for the Still-living Old Friend: Robin technically fits the trope, but he's less "wacky buddy" and more "insane lunatic clown." Our Dragons Are Different: Our dragons our physical embodiments of time, death, darkness and entropy.
  • The sequel is even more jarring, as the gameplay is still the wacky, build-your-own-weapons and dress like a lunatic style... which clashes heavily with the main plot, and Chuck's tender interactions with his daughter in particular.
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