Part of speech:
Touching on one subject after another with sudden transitions:
Composed of a series of episodes:
Tending to fidget.
Lacking or exhibiting a lack of good sense or judgment; silly:
Inclined or tending to hesitate.
Stopping and starting at intervals.
Frivolous or trivial
Relating to, affected by, or having the character of a spasm; convulsive.
(Medicine) Not epidemic, endemic, or inherited. Used of a disease or condition:
Not coherent; disconnected:
An intense, paroxysmal, involuntary muscular contraction.
(Music) A passage between statements of a main subject or theme, as in a rondo or fugue.
The manner in which clothing fits:
A sudden outburst of emotion or action:
The act or an instance of seizing or the condition of being seized.
To shake, jolt, or bounce, as in riding
To roll, pitch, or sway suddenly forward or to one side
Of, relating to, or manifesting the view that there is no order or meaning in human life or in the universe.
Having or showing little sense; foolish:
Exhibiting profound mental retardation. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
So senseless as to be laughable
Of or for insane persons
(Slang) Excellent; wonderful:
Showing foolishness or stupidity.
(Obs.) With the first last and the last first; inverted
Lacking judgment, realism, or firmness.
Extremely foolish or stupid.
Comical or ludicrous because of incongruity or strangeness.
Foolish; ridiculous; absurd:
Immoderately fond; infatuated:
Mentally deranged; crazy.
Offbeat or bizarre:
Pleasantly warm and breezy
Lacking common sense
Silly, ridiculous, etc.
Eccentric or irrational:
Of or resembling a goose; gooselike.
having or revealing stupidity
Relating to or resembling a goose.
Shifting constantly and abruptly, as the wind
lacking a steady rhythm
meat (especially beef) cut in strips and dried in the sun
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