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bats in the belfry

noun

crazy or eccentric

Examples

She thinks it is going to happen? She has bats in the belfry.

Word Origin

1903

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bats in the belfry

noun

Crazy: she has bats in the belfry (1900+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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