brainsick


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brain·sick

 (brān′sĭk′)
adj. Archaic
Of, relating to, or induced by a mental disorder.

brain′sick′ly adv.
brain′sick′ness n.

brainsick

(ˈbreɪnˌsɪk)
adj
(Psychiatry) relating to or caused by insanity; crazy; mad
ˈbrainˌsickly adv
ˈbrainˌsickness n

brain•sick

(ˈbreɪnˌsɪk)

adj.
insane; crazy; mad.
[before 1000]
brain′sick`ly, adv.
brain′sick`ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.brainsick - affected with madness or insanitybrainsick - affected with madness or insanity; "a man who had gone mad"
insane - afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement; "was declared insane"; "insane laughter"

brainsick

adjective
Afflicted with or exhibiting irrationality and mental unsoundness:
Informal: bonkers, cracked, daffy, gaga, loony.
Chiefly British: crackers.
Idioms: around the bend, crazy as a loon, mad as a hatter, not all there, nutty as a fruitcake, off one's head, off one's rocker, of unsound mind, out of one's mind, sick in the head, stark raving mad.
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But the onslaught of 'the brainsick crew' is fast approaching and 'it is impossible' for the Spanish 'to pass the streets' to d'Avila's lodging (1012) and there deposit the nun.
Experts opined that political leadership has gone brainsick, and they are throwing absolutely un-doable ideas of no match in the whole world.
The political leadership of the country has gone brainsick, and they are throwing absolutely undoable ideas of no match in the whole world.