crank bugs

crank bugs

n. a drug-induced hallucination that insects are crawling under one’s skin. (Drugs.) There’s no such thing as crank bugs, so stop scratching them.
See also: bug, crank
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An experienced 24 year old speed freak described crank bugs as follows:
HER family said her teeth rotted and her body was covered with sores from trying to get at the crank bugs.