Posted by ESC on November 10, 2000
In Reply to: Crazy like a fox posted by Georgios Pap on November 10, 2000
: What does "... it's crazy like a fox" mean?
CRAZY LIKE (OR AS) A FOX - ".seemingly foolish but in fact extremely cunning." From "Random House Historical Dictionary of American Slang, Volume 1, A-G" by J.E. Lighter, Random House, New York, 1994. If you say, "He's crazy like a fox," you are saying that person is smart and can outwit other people.