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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Wire for tying up bales of dried grass adj. - Not functioning properly; Informal or slang terms for mentally irregular.

Usage examples (36)
  • A “world gone haywire” wow, the only thing that went haywire is Roth’s brain.
  • So if at any particular moment in the day stocks go haywire, that is a great opportunity for a fundamental investor.
  • Mr. Hertzberg also offers some theories of why Mr. Matthews "went kind of haywire during the Clinton years":
  • Sanctuary, by the way, is going to go "haywire" in the second half of the season. for more
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