Definition Of lunatic


a mentally ill person (not in technical use).

She continued to gape at him as if he was a runaway lunatic from a nearby mental asylum.

mentally ill (not in technical use).

Do you remember that one episode of X-Files with that crazed lunatic writer who was in love with Scully?

Example Of lunatic

  • A small smile touched her lips, her eyes alight with a lunatic fire.

  • At first, two or three miles may seem well nigh impossible - but eventually such a distance will become easy, and so it goes until running, say, ten miles is no longer a lunatic notion.

  • ‘Probaly some lunatic escaped from a mental hospital,’ Diana suggested, the color slowly seeping back into her face.

  • ‘We have arrived at a lunatic situation where there is one law for one group and a different law for others,’ he said.

  • By saying that I am in no way implying that he was a crazed lunatic .

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