Craze vs. Crazy

Craze vs. Crazy — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Craze and Crazy

Crazeverb

To cause to become mentally deranged or obsessed.

Crazyadjective

Mentally deranged.

Crazeverb

To produce a network of fine cracks in the surface or glaze of.

Crazyadjective

(Informal) Odd or eccentric in behavior.

Crazeverb

To become mentally deranged or obsessed.

Crazyadjective

Possessed by enthusiasm or excitement

The crowd at the game went crazy.
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Crazeverb

To become covered with fine cracks.

Crazyadjective

Immoderately fond; infatuated

was crazy about boys.

Crazenoun

A short-lived popular fashion; a fad.

Crazyadjective

Intensely involved or preoccupied

is crazy about cars and racing.

Crazenoun

A fine crack in a surface or glaze.

Crazyadjective

Foolish or impractical; senseless

a crazy scheme for making quick money.
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Crazenoun

(archaic) craziness; insanity.

Crazyadjective

Intensely annoyed or irritated

It makes me crazy when you don't tell me you're going to be late.

Crazenoun

A strong habitual desire or fancy.

Crazyadjective

Disorderly or askew

One of the old window shutters hung at a crazy angle.

Crazenoun

A temporary passion or infatuation, as for some new amusement, pursuit, or fashion; a fad

Crazyadverb

(Informal) Extremely; very

That restaurant's always crazy busy on weekends, but it's worth the wait.

Crazenoun

(ceramics) A crack in the glaze or enamel caused by exposure of the pottery to great or irregular heat.

Crazynoun

One who is or appears to be mentally deranged

"To them she is not a brusque crazy, but 'appropriately passionate'" (Mary McGrory).

Crazeverb

(archaic) To weaken; to impair; to render decrepit.

Crazyadjective

Insane; lunatic; demented.

His ideas were both frightening and crazy.

Crazeverb

To derange the intellect of; to render insane.

Crazyadjective

Out of control.

When she gets on the motorcycle she goes crazy.

Crazeverb

To be crazed, or to act or appear as one that is crazed; to rave; to become insane.

Crazyadjective

Overly excited or enthusiastic.

He went crazy when he won.

Crazeverb

To break into pieces; to crush; to grind to powder. See crase.

Crazyadjective

In love; experiencing romantic feelings.

Why is she so crazy about him?

Crazeverb

To crack, as the glazing of porcelain or pottery.

Crazyadjective

(informal) Very unexpected; wildly surprising.

The game had a crazy ending.

Crazenoun

an interest followed with exaggerated zeal;

he always follows the latest fadsit was all the rage that season

Crazyadjective

Characterized by weakness or feebleness; decrepit; broken; falling to decay; shaky; unsafe.

Crazenoun

state of violent mental agitation

Crazyadverb

(slang) Very, extremely.

That trick was crazy good.

Crazenoun

a fine crack in a glaze or other surface

Crazynoun

An insane or eccentric person; a crackpot.

Crazeverb

cause to go crazy; cause to lose one's mind

Crazynoun

Eccentric behaviour; lunacy.

Crazeverb

develop a fine network of cracks;

Crazed ceramics

Crazynoun

someone deranged and possibly dangerous

Crazyadjective

affected with madness or insanity;

a man who had gone mad

Crazyadjective

foolish; totally unsound;

an impractical solutiona crazy schemehalf-baked ideasa screwball proposal without a prayer of working

Crazyadjective

marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness;

she was crazy about himgaga over the rock group's new albumhe was infatuated with her

Crazyadjective

possessed by inordinate excitement;

the crowd went crazywas crazy to try his new bicycle

Crazyadjective

bizarre or fantastic;

had a crazy dreamwore a crazy hat

Crazyadjective

intensely enthusiastic about or preoccupied with;

crazy about cars and racing