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crazy
American English: /ˈkreɪzi/
British English: /ˈkreɪzi/

Translation of crazy in Spanish:

adjective -zier, -ziest

  • 1 1.1 (mad, foolish)
    (person/action/idea)
    loco
    that's crazy
    es una locura
    to go crazy
    volverse loco
    enloquecerse
    the fans go crazy every time she walks on stage
    los fans se vuelven locos or se enloquecen cada vez que sale al escenario
    don't tell my mom, she'll go crazy
    no le cuentes a mamá, que se va a poner furiosa
    to drive somebody crazy
    volver loco a alguien
    like crazy
    como (un) loco
    Example sentences
    • Everyone thought he went crazy, thought he was a madman.
    • About a year and a half after the marriage broke up, things started to get bad and I sort of lost it… I went crazy.
    • Though a sad, sick fan also went crazy and assaulted the referee.
    Example sentences
    • She laughed again, as if the concept was too crazy to grasp.
    • It seems totally crazy to have left a good job in NZ to come here to be together and then have to spend less time ‘together’ than we did when I lived in NZ.
    • Not for the first time, I'm wondering if I'm crazy to be here.
    1.2 (very enthusiastic) [colloquial] (predicative) to be crazy about o (American English) for o (American English) over somebody
    estar loco por alguien [colloquial]
    I'm not crazy about the idea
    la idea no me enloquece or no me vuelve loco
    to be crazy for o over somebody
    (American English)
    estar loco por alguien [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • And you were crazy about him, too, once, remember?
    • I like the melody of the acoustic guitar here, but I'm not crazy about the fact that it's acoustic guitar or that it's put with those other instruments.
    • No wonder some kids aren't so crazy about books.
  • 2 (crooked) to lean at a crazy angle
    inclinarse de modo peligroso
    Example sentences
    • He considered this, but he stifled his reply when he caught sight of a seemingly ordinary pile of rock that rose at a crazy angle out of the ground.
    • That night, as I closed my eyes to try to sleep, all I could see was the bow of the central hull, pointing at a crazy angle going full-throttle down a wave and accelerating into a wall of water.
    • He attempted the almost impossible, trying to squeeze the ball in from a crazy angle when really the pass to an attacking colleague was the only option.

noun plural -zies

  • (American English) [slang]
    chiflado, (-da) (masculine, feminine) [colloquial]
    chalado, (-da) (masculine, feminine) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • He had asked me to house-sit for him, which meant watering the lawn and making sure religious crazies and psycho vampire hunters didn't burn the place down while he was gone.
    • Fame has brought some unwanted attention: the crazies on the Internet now assail the site from time to time, sometimes with organized campaigns.
    • As an expatriate from the Great Lakes State (and someone born in mid-winter, which I like to think has something to do with it), I am one of those crazies who actually enjoy snowy winters.

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