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adjective as in silly

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If to many it also seemed barmy, it was a flamboyant, newsworthy sort of barminess.

None of them except Barmy Sid once visited his rooms; nor did he find it at all easy to strike up even a staircase acquaintance.

I've got a sort of a paralytic stroke running up and down my arm fit to drive anybody barmy.

Well, then, hall Hi can say his hit sounds like barmy Yankee nonsense to me.

"Of course, I know you were a bit barmy before you came here, and don't remember anything about it," he went on to say.

It seemed to me a very rummy thing that Tom should have any idea that I was supposed to have been what he called barmy.


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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to barmy, such as: flighty, foamy, foolish, frothy, loco, and screwy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.