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More definitions of "mad":
- (adj): Marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion.
Example: "A mad whirl of pleasure"
Synonyms: delirious, excited, frantic, unrestrained
- (adj): Very foolish.
Example: "A completely mad scheme to build a bridge between two mountains"
Synonyms: harebrained, insane
Famous quotes containing the word mad:
“Men first feel necessity, then look for utility, next attend to comfort, still later amuse themselves with pleasure, thence grow dissolute in luxury, and finally go mad and waste their substance.”
—Giambattista Vico (16881744)
“With your air indifferent and imperious
At a stroke our mad poetics to confute
AndAre we then so serious?”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)
“All I know is that first, youve got to get mad. Youve got to say, Im a human being, goddamn it, my life has value. So I want you to get up now, I want all of you to get up out of your
chairs. I want you to get up right now, and go to the window, open it, and stick your head out, and yell, Im as mad as hell, and Im not going to take it anymore.”
—Paddy Chayefsky (19231981)