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the funny farmnoun [S]

uk   us   informal
sometimes used in a ​humorous or ​offensive way to refer to a ​hospital for ​mentallyillpeople: If things get much ​worse, they'll be taking me off to the ​funnyfarm.
(Definition of the funny farm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the funny farm”
in Chinese (Simplified) (幽默或冒犯性说法)精神病院,疯人院…
in Chinese (Traditional) (幽默或冒犯性說法)精神病院,瘋人院…
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