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"zany" in British English

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zanyadjective

uk   /ˈzeɪ.ni/  us   /ˈzeɪ.ni/ informal
strange, surprising, or uncontrolled in a humorous way: a zany film zany clothing/ideas
(Definition of zany from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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zanyadjective

 us   /ˈzeɪ·ni/
surprisingly different and a little strange, and therefore amusing and interesting: He was responsible for the zany Sesame Street puppet characters loved by children worldwide.
(Definition of zany from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “zany”
in Chinese (Simplified) 稀奇古怪的, 荒谬可笑的…
in Turkish garip ve gülünç…
in Russian нелепый, абсурдный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 稀奇古怪的, 荒謬可笑的…
in Polish zwariowany…
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