Browsing page 14 of words meaning sanity (related to) (188 words total)
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Citation from "Good Cop Bad Dog", Modern Family (TV) , Season 2 Episode 22 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
Citation from "Episode 3", Misfits (TV), Season 1 Episode 3 (2009) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
Last edited on Nov 19 2012. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA
on Aug 01 2011.
- temporarily experiencing abnormal cognition.
Citation from "Pride", Wilfred (US TV), Season 1 Episode 7 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
Citation from "Identity", Wilfred (US TV), Season 1 Episode 13 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
Last edited on Oct 25 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA
on Oct 25 2011.
- crazy, irrational. Note: theorized that the term is a vague allusion to the "jack-in-the-box" toys, a box containing a head mounted on a spring that would pop open after a crank had been turned. The head would then bounce around. The unpredictable motion of the toy could be likened to someone who is "out of the box."
I don't know what her problem is, but she's completely out of the box!
Last edited on Apr 24 2013. Submitted by John Smith from Phoenix, AZ, USA
on Jun 21 1997.
- corporate-speak for "in a novel way." Typically used to refer to solving a problem or task. Often used with the verb "think." Has become cliche. Also outside (of) the box.
We've got to think out of the box on this one.
Last edited on Jul 09 2007. Submitted by Anonymous
on Jul 09 2007.
- excellent, very attractive, etc.
That painting is out to lunch!
His body is out to lunch!
Last edited on Feb 28 1998. Submitted by Paula A. Scott from Anchorage, AK, USA
on Feb 28 1998.
That girl is out to lunch.
Last edited on Jun 20 1999. Submitted by John C. from CA, USA
on Jun 20 1999.
- not paying attention; SPACED OUT.
Our waitress didn't bring us anything we ordered. She is completely out to lunch.
Last edited on Aug 18 2003. Submitted by Naima W. from Boston, MA, USA
on Aug 18 2003.
- without a strong grasp on reality.
Last edited on Jul 24 2007. Submitted by Lizzie K. from New York, NY, USA
on Jul 24 2007.