Share this entry

loony bin Syllabification: loon·y bin
Pronunciation: /ˈlo͞onē bin/

Definition of loony bin in English:


A home or hospital for people who are mentally ill.

Definition of loony bin in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources