Synonyms for bughouse
- booby hatch
- funny farm
- insane asylum
- laughing academy
- lunatic asylum
- mental health facility
- mental health institution
- mental hospital
- mental institution
- nut house
- padded cell
- psychiatric hospital
- psychiatric ward
- psycho ward
- rubber room
- snake pit
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BUGHOUSE
Gerald was bughouse on a gambling proposition, across the Mexican line.
He says you know what he wants to be, and that you think he's bughouse.
By 'n' by I heerd it agen,—'Bughouse—flyin' mail—blokey,'—an' agen I lost 'er.
The lower end of the two ranges is designated "bughouse row."
I bet its that Bughouse Johnny the boys have chased two or three times.
And I guess they're not quitting it till they figger Josh is right for the bughouse.
"I thought he was in the bughouse," said the passenger who was nobody in particular.
After that, a gibbering imbecile, he went to live in Bughouse Alley.
For God's sake don't stand there staring like a bughouse owl!
His offense seems to have been that he is bughouse through confinement in the jail.