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madman Explained

madman at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['mæd'mæn]

madman at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n plural madmen /-m[hA353]n/ [C] //
1 someone who behaves in a wild, uncontrolled way: --He drives like a madman .//
2 old-fashioned a man who is mentally ill:

madman at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

35 Moby Thesaurus words for "madman":
aliene, ass, bedlamite, borderline case, crackbrain, crackpot,
dement, demoniac, donkey, energumen, fanatic, flake, fou, idiot,
imbecile, jackass, jerk, kook, loon, loony, lunatic, maniac,
meshuggenah, nincompoop, ninny, non compos, noncompos, nut,
phrenetic, psycho, psychopath, psychotic, raving lunatic,
screwball, weirdo

madman at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Madman): madman, lunatic, maniac, madcap, crank.

madman at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
(plural madmen ) a man who has a serious mental illness:
The killing was the act of a madman. * He drove like a madman. * Some madman (= stupid person) deleted all the files.
see also MADWOMAN

Madman at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Madman \Mad"man\, n.; pl. {Madmen}.
A man who is mad; lunatic; a crazy person.

When a man mistakes his thoughts for person and things,
he is mad. A madman is properly so defined.
--Coleridge.

madman at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

madman
n : an insane person [syn: {lunatic}, {maniac}]

madman at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » mad|man

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-madman.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun

Inter: en-noun » pl=madmen
  • A male who is insane or mentally disturbed.

    Synonyms

    * See also Category: Wikisaurus:mad person -

    Related terms

    * madwoman, madwomen

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » An insane man
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|瘋子|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|疯子|tr=fēngzi|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|狂人|tr=kuángrén|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|瘋人|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|疯人|tr=fēngrén|sc=Hani
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|dolleman|m, Inter: t+ » nl|gek|f, Inter: t+ » nl|krankzinnige|f, Inter: t+ » nl|waanzinnige|f
    • Esperanto: frenezulo {{n}}
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|fou|m, Inter: t+ » fr|insensé|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Irrer|m, Inter: t- » de|Wahnsinniger|m, Inter: t- » de|Verrückter|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|matto|m, Inter: t+ » it|pazzo|m
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|狂人|tr=きょうじん, kyōjin|sc=Jpan
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|безумец|m|tr=bezúmec|alt=безу́мец, Inter: t+ » ru|сумасшедший|m|tr=sumasšédšij|sc=Cyrl, Inter: qualifier » colloquial Inter: t+ » ru|чокнутый|m|tr=čóknutyj|sc=Cyrl
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|loco|m
  • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|chizi
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|dåre|c, Inter: t+ » sv|galning|c

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:English nouns with irregular plurals -
    Translation: ar » madman
    Translation: cy » madman
    Translation: et » madman
    Translation: fr » madman
    Translation: ko » madman
    Translation: io » madman
    Translation: sw » madman
    Translation: hu » madman
    Translation: my » madman
    Translation: pl » madman
    Translation: fi » madman
    Translation: sv » madman
    Translation: ta » madman
    Translation: te » madman
    Translation: vi » madman
    Translation: zh » madman

    Related words:

    madma  Madmannah  madmen  Madmenah