go crazy

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go crazy

1. To become mentally unstable. Typically used hyperbolically. I'll end up going crazy if I have to work in this cubicle for one more day! They say the old man went crazy after being attacked by a wolf.
2. To act in an excited, uninhibited manner; to go wild. The audience went crazy when the special guest took the stage. The kids go crazy when we play that game.
See also: crazy, go

go crazy

 and go nuts
to become crazy, disoriented, or frustrated. It is so busy here that I think I will go crazy. Bob went nuts because his car got a flat tire.
See also: crazy, go
References in classic literature ?
After that he used to work the piano player till I nearly went crazy. And now it's pictures.
Three big wolves got abreast of the horses, and the horses went crazy. They tried to jump over each other, got tangled up in the harness, and overturned the sledge.
"Tell him the one about the captain who went crazy and imagined he was the Flying Dutchman."
It was then that I understood why people went crazy about it.
[USA], Nov 25 (ANI): American star Roseanne Barr has shut down the rumours about her heart attack after the social media went crazy over the news on Saturday (local time).
Last year, the fashionista mom also went crazy over the actor when she received autographed items from Ji-Chang Wook himself.
For those who did not come home From some foreign shore or sea Wherever they are resting 'Always in our memory' Maybe we will meet again In whatever Heaven you believe It is this thought in our minds That helps us as we grieve The life we shared has gone Those years were the happy ones Then the world went crazy Taking men and mother's sons Soldiers fighting on the shore Sailors supporting on the tide One on land, one on sea But together side by side We must not forget the women Dressed in their green or white Some helping at the front Others carrying 'The Lamp of Light' And overhead were the few They also paid a price Though they seemed to fill the air Their fate a roll of the dice Those crazy days are back again Did they ever leave?
More than 20,000 fanatics packed into Jakarta's Big Dome and went crazy when the Irish stars came.
Then all of a sudden we walked 10 more yards and they went crazy."
Audiences went crazy for the production's stars, husband and wife duo Wei Baohua and Wu Zhengdan.
Stop pretending; what happened when my big sister went crazy. HarperCollins,Tempest.
R singer Nelly Furtado has admitted she went crazy after a men's magazine digitally undressed her for their cover shot.
Two years later, at the 1968 Olympics, the Mexico City crowd went crazy each time he jumped--and absolutely nuts when he cleared 7-4?
I had a hamster, but it went crazy and did a suicide jump out of my hand.