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Synonyms for lunatic
ˈlu nə tɪklu·natic

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Wiktionary

  1. lunaticadjective

    Synonyms:
    demented, maniacal, crazed, psychotic, insane, mad

  2. lunaticadjective

    crazed, mad, insane, demented

    Synonyms:
    demented, insane, mad, crazed, psychotic, maniacal

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. lunatic

    Synonyms:
    madman, maniac, monomaniac

    Antonyms:
    solon, philosopher, luminary, genius

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lunatic, madman, maniacnoun

    an insane person

    Synonyms:
    madman, daredevil, maniac, madcap, swashbuckler, hothead, harum-scarum

    Antonyms:
    sane

  2. daredevil, madcap, hothead, swashbuckler, lunatic, harum-scarumadjective

    a reckless impetuous irresponsible person

    Synonyms:
    daredevil, harum-scarum, madcap, fire-eater, maniac, swashbuckler, hothead, madman

    Antonyms:
    sane

  3. lunatic, moonstruckadjective

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

    Synonyms:
    moonstruck

    Antonyms:
    sane

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lunaticadjective

    Synonyms:
    insane, mad, deranged, crazy, out of one's head

  2. lunaticadjective

    Synonyms:
    for lunatics

  3. lunaticnoun

    Synonyms:
    madman, maniac, insane person

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lunaticnoun

    Synonyms:
    madman, maniac, bedlamite

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lunatic":

    moody, mercurial, crazy, madman, insane, quirky, fickle, maniac, psycho

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How to use lunatic in a sentence?

  1. Gregory Macguire, Wicked:

    As long as people are going to call you a lunatic anyway, why not get the benefit of it? It liberates you from convention.

  2. Birmingham City:

    Securitys got to be ready for people coming on to the pitch but then some lunatic goes on trying to make a name for himself. we deplore the behavior of the individual who committed this act and rest assured he will be banned from St. Andrews for life.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A romantic guy is a real lunatic

  4. Stephen Stubbs:

    If you're an unarmed man who's charging some intoxicated lunatic ... that is waving a gun at a crowd of people, that is definitely self-defense, shooting an unarmed person that tried to disarm you, after you unlawfully brandish a gun, cannot be self-defense.

  5. Gilbert Keith Chesterton:

    The men who really believe in themselves are all in lunatic asylums.

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