from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The quality or condition of being insane. See Synonyms at insanity.
- n. Great folly: It was sheer madness to attempt the drive during a blizzard.
- n. Fury; rage.
- n. Enthusiasm; excitement.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state of being mad; insanity; mental disease.
- n. rash folly
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The condition of being mad; insanity; lunacy.
- n. Frenzy; ungovernable rage.
- n. Extreme folly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being mad or distracted; insanity; lunacy.
- n. Headstrong passion or rashness; ungovernable fury or rage; extreme folly.
- n. Synonyms Frenzy, Mania, etc. See insanity.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. obsolete terms for legal insanity
- n. a feeling of intense anger
- n. the quality of being rash and foolish
- n. an acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of a rabid animal); rabies is fatal if the virus reaches the brain
- n. unrestrained excitement or enthusiasm
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