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Adjective: barmy (barmier,barmiest)  baa(r)-mee
  1. Informal or slang term meaning insane, strange, eccentric or stupid
    "it used to drive my husband barmy";
    - balmy [archaic], bats, batty, bonkers, buggy [N. Amer], cracked, crackers, daft, dotty, fruity, haywire, kooky, kookie, loco, loony, loopy, nuts, nutty, round the bend, around the bend, wacky, whacky, daffy, dippy, daft as a brush [Brit], potty [Brit], nutsy [N. Amer], wacko, round the twist [Brit], cuckoo
     
  2. Marked by spirited enjoyment
    "She made a barmy Blue Cheese Dressing";
    - zestful, yeasty, zesty

Derived forms: barmier, barmiest

See also: insane, spirited

Encyclopedia: Barmy