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Date: 1800-1900
Origin: Origin unknown


1 adjective
pot‧ty1 British English informal
1 crazy or silly:
What a potty idea!
You must be potty!

drive somebody potty

if something or someone is driving you potty, they are annoying you, especially if they are making it difficult for you to continue what you are doing

be potty about somebody/something

to like someone very much, or be very interested in something:
She's potty about riding.
pottiness noun [uncountable]

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