[loo-pee] /ˈlu pi/

adjective, loopier, loopiest.
full of loops.

Scot. crafty; sly.
adjective loopier, loopiest
full of loops; curly or twisted
(informal) slightly mad, crazy, or stupid

“full of loops,” 1856, from loop + -y (2). Slang sense “crazy” is attested from 1923. Earlier figurative sense was “cunning, deceitful” (by 1825).


Crazy; silly; nutty: that loopy guy whose handkerchief you cry into/ visually complemented the singer’s loopy Balkan bop/ even loopier bids for the few works in Wood’s small mature oeuvre (1925+)


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