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Another word for lunacy

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Noun
  1. Serious mental illness or disorder impairing a person's capacity to function normally and safely

    See also:

    sane

  2. Foolish behavior

    See also:

    ability

Another word for lunacy

Noun
      1. An excessively intense enthusiasm, interest, or desire:
      2. A manifestation of bipolar disorder, marked usually by high energy, racing thoughts, irritability, and rapid speech.
      1. Deterioration of intellectual faculties, such as memory, concentration, and judgment, resulting from an organic disease or a disorder of the brain. It is sometimes accompanied by emotional disturbance and personality changes.
      1. The condition of being mentally deranged.
      2. Great folly:
      3. Enthusiasm; excitement:
      1. Severe mental illness or derangement. Not used in psychiatric diagnosis.
      2. Unsoundness of mind sufficient to render a person unfit to maintain a contractual or other legal relationship or sufficient to warrant commitment to a mental health facility.
      3. Incapacity to form the criminal intent necessary for legal responsibility, as when a mental disorder prevents a person from knowing the difference between right and wrong.