mental institution

Definitions of mental institution

n a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person

asylum, insane asylum, institution, mental home, mental hospital, 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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