θεότρελος

GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

θεό- (theó-, God, very) +‎ τρελός (trelós, mad)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /θeˈotɾelos/
  • Hyphenation: θε‧ό‧τρε‧λος

AdjectiveEdit

θεότρελος (theótrelosm (feminine θεότρελη, neuter θεότρελο)

  1. mad as a hatter, off one's rocker, nutty as a fruitcake (insane to the highest degree)
    • 1947, Vassilis Tsitsanis (lyrics and music), “Αχάριστη [Ingrate]”, performed by Vassilis Tsitsanis:
      Μου είπανε πως ζεις ευτυχισμένη,
      θεότρελη, στα πλούτη κολυμπάς.
      Mou eípane pos zeis eftychisméni,
      theótreli, sta ploúti kolympás.
      They told me you're living happily,
      Crazy one, you're swimming in wealth.
    Μην ακούς τί λέει, είναι θεότρελος ο τύπος.
    Min akoús tí léei, eínai theótrelos o týpos.
    Don't listen to what he's saying, the guy is off his rocker.

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