Definition of crackers in English:

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crackers

Pronunciation: /ˈkrakəz/

adjective

[predicative] British informal
1Insane: if Luke wasn’t here I’d go crackers
More example sentences
  • Don't go crackers this Christmas.
  • Seriously impressed judges go crackers for Scottish cheddar.
  • He had great promise as a young writer in Britain before he went crackers over the paranormal.
1.1Extremely angry: when he saw the mess he went crackers
More example sentences
  • And who really went crackers last week when Howard winked at Beulah in the elevator?

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