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stir-cra·zy

(stûr′krā′zē)
adj. Informal
Distraught or restless from long confinement in or as if in prison.

[From stir.]

stir-crazy

adj
(Psychiatry) slang mentally disturbed as a result of being in prison or otherwise confined

stir′-cra`zy



adj.
Slang. restless or frantic from long confinement, as in prison.
[1905–10; orig. argot]
stir′-cra`ziness, n.
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"He's going stir crazy, thank God he has the Playstation in with him."
Whatever the footballing equivalent is of 'stir crazy', it must be a pretty close approximation of what I've being feeling after missing effectively four games on the bounce - Queen's Park, Ayr and the two postponements.
Adapted from "Stir Crazy: 100 Deliciously Healthy Stir-Fry Recipes," by Ching-He Huang (Kyle, 2017).
In her new cookbook, Stir Crazy, TV chef, foodie entrepreneur and Chinese cookery aficionado Ching-He Huang has come up with 100 stir-fry recipes that won't involve dry, frazzled chicken and limp beansprouts.
"What nature gives us is perfect," she says "Our body is perfect too, if we treat it right - everything works in harmony, if we give it a chance." | Stir Crazy: 100 Deliciously Healthy Stir-fry Recipes by Ching He-Huang, photography by Tamin Jones, is published by Kyle Books, priced PS19.99.
| Stir Crazy: 100 Deliciously Healthy Stir-fry Recipes by Ching-He Huang, photography by Tamin Jones, is published by Kyle Books, priced PS19.99.
I first met Gene Wilderfor dinnerwhen he was about to fly west and play a lead in a film I'd written called Stir Crazy. He seemed very distraught, to the point of losing consciousness.
Michelle Lavery added: "Blazing Saddles and Stir Crazy, two absolute classics.
(http://ibtimes.com/watch-gene-wilders-pure-imagination-lyrics-performance-rip-willy-wonka-2408865?rel=rel1) Wilder and Pryor  starred in four movies together: "Silver Streak," "Stir Crazy," "See No Evil, Hear No Evil" and "Another You." While they worked on "Stir Crazy," Wilder called Pryor a "bad boy" in a 2013 interview.
Parents, if you want to avoid having the kids sitting around the house going stir crazy this summer, sign them up today.
This Tabbouleh With Chicken is a Stir Crazy classic that starts with a store-bought mix for the Mediterranean bulgur and parsley salad.