Slang definition of basket case

basket case means: It means you were considered to be insane. In 'the old days' before chemical straightjackets, the most difficult of mentally ill patients were controlled by strapping them literally into baskets. Therefore to be a basket case was to be uncontrollably mad - or more likely seriously odd or weird.

What is the slang definition/meaning of basket case?

basket case means: It means you were considered to be insane. In 'the old days' before chemical straightjackets, the most difficult of mentally ill patients were controlled by strapping them literally into baskets. Therefore to be a basket case was to be uncontrollably mad - or more likely seriously odd or weird.

Slang meaning of basket case

basket case means: It means you were considered to be insane. In 'the old days' before chemical straightjackets, the most difficult of mentally ill patients were controlled by strapping them literally into baskets. Therefore to be a basket case was to be uncontrollably mad - or more likely seriously odd or weird.

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Meaning of BASKET CASE

BASKET CASE means: Basket case is British slang for some one crazy or insane.Basket case is American and Canadian slang for a person who has had both arms and both legsamputated, or someone who is completely incapacitated or a person who is suffering from extremenervous strain; a nervous wreck.

Meaning of basket case

basket case means: It means you were considered to be insane. In 'the old days' before chemical straightjackets, the most difficult of mentally ill patients were controlled by strapping them literally into baskets. Therefore to be a basket case was to be uncontrollably mad - or more likely seriously odd or weird.

Meaning of basket case

basket case means: crazy person ‘What a basket case!’

Meaning of BASKET

BASKET means: Basket is British slang for a bastard.Basket is British slang for a male homosexual.Basket is Black−American slang for the penis and groin.

Meaning of basket case

basket case means: Noun. An emotionally unstable person, a dysfunctional person, a completely useless person. Originally an amputee, especially a soldier, who had lost all four limbs, coined during the First World War.

Meaning of CASE

CASE means: Case is slang for a mad person.Case is slang for to inspect carefully (especially a place to be robbed).Case is British slang for the last one.Case was old slang for a brothel.

Meaning of basket shopping

basket shopping means: Spending time looking at crotches.[ Eric I did not bring you to the Mall so you could go basket shopping].

Meaning of SALAD BASKET

SALAD BASKET means: Salad basket is slang for a police van.

Meaning of bread basket

bread basket means: stomach ‘I hit him right in the bread basket.’

Meaning of GET ON SOMEONE'S CASE

GET ON SOMEONE'S CASE means: Get on someone's case is American slang for to harass, badger or interfere.

Meaning of ICYC

ICYC means: In Case You're Curious -or- In Case You Care

Meaning of Snooze-case

Snooze-case means:  Pillow case.

Meaning of catch-a-case

catch-a-case means: To engage in any unlawful activities requiring legal prosecution. It is often used in reference to hurting another individual and obtaining murder charges.  "I just saw my wifey with another dude and I’m about to catch-a-case after I’m through with her." 

Meaning of GLASS CASE

GLASS CASE means: Glass case is London Cockney rhyming slang for face.

Meaning of HARD CASE

HARD CASE means: Hard case is British slang for a tough, uncompromising person.

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Meaning of BILLY THE KID

BILLY THE KID means: Billy the kid is London Cockney rhyming slang for a Jew (yid).

Meaning of TAFFIA

TAFFIA means: Taffia is British slang for a group of Welshmen.

Meaning of drop

drop means: To take drugs. Are you going to drop that pill or not?

Meaning of concessions

concessions means: n discounts you might get on things if you’ve been there before, are a student, are over sixty or such like. Brits do not use the U.S. definition (snacks you buy during a film or sporting event). Often abbreviated “concs,” to confuse American tourists attending crappy mainstream musicals in the West End.

Meaning of return ticket

return ticket means: adj round-trip ticket. As you probably know, it just means that you’re planning on coming home again.

Meaning of plumber's plumbing

plumber's plumbing means: The male genitals.

Meaning of TASTE

TASTE means: small sample of drugs

Meaning of TOOLS

TOOLS means: equipment used for injecting drugs

Meaning of JERK-BY

JERK-BY means: See flying switch

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