insane asylum

Definitions of insane asylum

n a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person

asylum, institution, mental home, mental hospital, mental institution, psychiatric hospital
Bedlam, booby hatch, crazy house, cuckoo's nest, funny farm, funny house, loony bin, madhouse, nut house, nuthouse, sanatorium, snake pit
pejorative terms for an insane asylum
Type of:
hospital, infirmary
a health facility where patients receive treatment

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