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Synonyms for lunatic

Synonyms for lunatic

Synonyms for lunatic

a reckless impetuous irresponsible person

insane and believed to be affected by the phases of the moon


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The physician added: "With advancing age, the maniacal attacks from which he suffered have ceased, so he is no longer a dangerous lunatic."
Very little is known about how much was spent to build the branches of this lunatic line to places like Nanyuki and Butere, for example.
"But just because of that one lunatic guy, one maniac or dictator, I can't even go out there and just do my job.
The lunatic chases pupil and throws stones at teachers anytime he sees them within the school premises.
Doris Mousdale, formerly Doris Rimmer, from Conyers Street, Everton, replied: "People still remember the UCLA, which in those days we all called Uncle Charlie's Lunatic Asylum (otherwise known as the United Co-operative Laundries Association).
A local journalist, Mr Tipu, said that as there was no lunatic asylum in the province the poor people who could not work or take care of themselves bore the brunt of extreme weather conditions.
The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Mr Femi Joseph, who confirmed the incident said the lunatic was a well-known person in the community.
What the lunatics of Isis and the far right want is to spark a race war in this country.
WHILE Mr James Hayes-Carter's emotional outburst under the circumstances is understandable, the letter in the Western Mail on June 8, 'Fund the police and rein in the lunatics', I would ask him to consider his choice of wording.
The comedienne called the 'By the Sea' star a 'f--g lunatic' in her late-night show, which aired on Netflix Thursday.
Moreover, a lunatic person killed one of his brother and critically injured anther after stabbing with an axe in the area of Lower Kurram Agency here on Monday.
Drawing on his research in the archives of the Central Mental Hospital (previously Central Criminal Lunatic Asylum), Dundrum, Dublin, Kelly describes mental health care in 19th-century Ireland and the slow change to more science-based and humane treatments.
Tony Abbott is "an absolute raving lunatic," Russell Brand reckons.
Gers boss Ally McCoist on Mohsni: He might be a lunatic but he's OUR lunatic