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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishscrewballscrew‧ball /ˈskruːbɔːl $ -bɒːl/ noun [countable] especially American English informal  STRANGECRAZYsomeone who seems very strange or crazy
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screwballThey want to make screwball romantic comedies but they wind up producing sitcoms that look lost without a laugh track.A straight-laced Wall Street banker gets mixed up in one ludicrous misunderstanding after another in George Gallo's screwball comedy.
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