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To a great degree.‘I was laughing like crazy’
energetically, enthusiastically, madly, with a will, for all one is worth, passionately, intensely, ardently, ferventlyView synonyms
- ‘They paid a lot of money to get this script, and we worked on it like crazy, it's a beautiful script.’
- ‘Colours can be safe, soft and muted, bold and bright or even clash like crazy as long as your wardrobe is new and tailored to your best look and shape.’
- ‘By this time, alarm bells are buzzing like crazy, and I start to resign myself to the thought that I'm not getting it back.’
- ‘For some reason, that set them both off once more and they started laughing like crazy.’
- ‘The latter are better, but it means that you miss them like crazy.’
- ‘The kids ran around like crazy, fortified only by burnt Bagel Bites and gallons of soda.’
- ‘I looked at it instead of studying like crazy for my modern poetry exam.’
- ‘The forwards spent most of the match running pell-mell into each other and then cheating like crazy at the breakdown.’
- ‘The guy is bleeding like crazy, but I can't stop until I am sure he's incapacitated.’
- ‘It's not too funny now but I remember than we had laughed like crazy.’
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