Sentence Examples


  • The Western Lunatic Asylum at Hopkinsville was founded in 1848.
  • He's a raving lunatic out there right now.
  • The word "Bedlam" has long been used generically for all lunatic asylums.
  • (1617); a lunatic asylum; the Van Renswoude orphanage, the theatre, a school of design, the powder magazine and the state arsenal, originally a warehouse of the East India Company, and now used as a manufactory of artillery stores.
  • Where a presentation belongs to a lunatic, the lord chancellor presents for him.