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Meaning & Definition of Haywire in English

English

Haywire

/hewaɪr/

noun

1. Wire for tying up bales of hay

    synonym:
  • haywire

adjective

1. Informal or slang terms for mentally irregular

  • "It used to drive my husband balmy"
    synonym:
  • balmy
  • ,
  • barmy
  • ,
  • bats
  • ,
  • batty
  • ,
  • bonkers
  • ,
  • buggy
  • ,
  • cracked
  • ,
  • crackers
  • ,
  • daft
  • ,
  • dotty
  • ,
  • fruity
  • ,
  • haywire
  • ,
  • kooky
  • ,
  • kookie
  • ,
  • loco
  • ,
  • loony
  • ,
  • loopy
  • ,
  • nuts
  • ,
  • nutty
  • ,
  • round the bend
  • ,
  • around the bend
  • ,
  • wacky
  • ,
  • whacky

2. Not functioning properly

  • "Something is amiss"
  • "Has gone completely haywire"
  • "Something is wrong with the engine"
    synonym:
  • amiss(p)
  • ,
  • awry(p)
  • ,
  • haywire
  • ,
  • wrong(p)