crackbrained


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crack·brain

 (krăk′brān′)
n.
A foolish or eccentric person.

crack′brained′ adj.

crackbrained

(ˈkrækˌbreɪnd)
adj
insane, idiotic, or crazy
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.crackbrained - insanely irresponsible; "an idiotic idea"
insane - afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement; "was declared insane"; "insane laughter"
Translations

crackbrained

adj (inf)verrückt, irre
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