Definition of barmy army in English:

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barmy army


British informal
Supporters of a particular sports team who are known for their vociferous support during matches, especially a group of fans who follow the England cricket team: the barmy army added their voice to a very memorable occasion
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  • The bad weather which followed the Tests around doesn't seem to have left South Africa along with the Barmy Army.
  • Much of the corporate frenzy is being lavished on the bemused core of the Barmy Army.
  • They call themselves the "beery army" in contrast to the "barmy army".

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