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crackbrained

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Pronunciation: /ˈkrakbreɪnd
 
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Definition of crackbrained in English:

adjective

informal
Extremely foolish; crazy: a crackbrained idea
More example sentences
  • It cannot be possible that a man of that sagacity should be associated with such a crackbrained scheme.
  • A belief or a conviction, no matter how crackbrained, is not an assertion subject to editorial or legal correction.
  • On his own, he would have shared in the crackbrained political theories that abounded wherever tourists were to be found.

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a short excursion or journey made for pleasure