(comparative more meshugge, superlative most meshugge)
- crazy, mad, senseless, insane
- That meshugge boy changed lanes on the highway without even looking!
From Yiddish משוגע (meshuge, “crazy”), from Hebrew מְשׁוּגָּע (m'shugá, “crazy”), a form of שׁוּגַּע (shugá, “be driven mad”) and שִׁיגַּע (shigá, “drive mad”). First came into use in English around 1880.