Definition of crazy bone in English:

Share this entry

crazy bone

noun

US term for funny bone.
Example sentences
  • All the nerves were torn in the elbow, right where the crazy bone is located.
  • I was even more perplexed when I learned from my dictionary that crazy bone also has the metaphoric meaning of ‘a sense of humor.’
  • The term funny bone (also once called the crazy bone) seems to have arisen out of a pun.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: crazy bone

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.