Definition of screwy in US English:



North American
  • Rather odd or eccentric.

    ‘some of the most respected doctors had some of the screwiest ideas’
    • ‘Anyway I like the look of your new site, but it seems your navigation hyperlinks are still a bit screwy.’
    • ‘You know how people always tell stories about some of the screwiest traditions ever?’
    • ‘As always my best efforts should not be trusted since I'm a bit screwy, so if you find any errors on my end please let me know.’
    odd, strange, peculiar, weird, queer, funny, bizarre, eccentric, unusual, abnormal, idiosyncratic, unconventional, outlandish, offbeat, freakish, quirky, quaint, zany, off-centre
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