Definition of 5150s
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Last edited on Feb 08 2012. Submitted by
on Aug 28 2009.
He's screaming, cursing, and talking to someone unseen. I think he's 5150. Don't fuck with me I'm
Last edited on Dec 17 2020. Submitted by
cljmontgomery from Fresno, CA, USA
on Mar 07 2015.
5150 is the number of the section of the Welfare and Institutions Code, which allows an adult who is experiencing a mental health crisis to be involuntarily detained for a 72- hour psychiatric hospitalization when evaluated to be a danger to others, or to himself or herself, or gravely disabled. OC Health bhs mhi Orange County, California - Involuntary Detention - OC Health Care Agency
The call came in to police dispatch, "Officer in need of assistance. Combative, adult, Male, caucasian. Possible 5150." The officer feared the man might be mentally ill. Synonyms: insane, mentally ill, crazy, mad, ill, looney
Last edited on Jan 15 2021. Submitted by
on Jan 15 2021.
verb - transitive
origin Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to ' crazy, insane, weird, strange':
Definitions include: crazy.
Definitions include: Probably from the euphemism mad as a hatter.
Definitions include: weird, strange, different, someone who acts stupid.
Definitions include: stupid or strange.
Definitions include: paranoid, worried, crazy.
Definitions include: " nuts", i.e. crazy.
Definitions include: euphemism for " fucking nuts" (i.e. very crazy.)
Definitions include: very crazy.
Definitions include: crazy, insane
Definitions include: crazy, unbelievable, or highly agreeable.
Definitions include: excellent, very attractive, etc.
Definitions include: crazy.
Definitions include: bad, unpleasant, stupid.
Definitions include: misspelling of nutso.
Definitions include: crazy or weird.
Slang terms with the same root words
Other terms relating to 'fifty':
Definitions include: of two things, an equal opportunity of happening.
Definitions include: a very hard kick to the female genitals (" cunt").
Definitions include: originated when people in the tri state area would get cut in the face, usually by gang members.
Definitions include: A large number or long list of, An infinite or un-countable quantity of, intentionally implausible quantitative description used to exaggerate.
Definitions include: someone or something that looks appealing from a distance, but within 50 feet their true appearance is evident.
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