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mad

(Absurd), adjective absent-minded, anserine, apish, asinine, beguiled, bemused, besotted, brainless, buffoonish, careless, childish, clueless, confused, crackbrained, crazy, credulous, daft, dangerous, dazed, derisible, dizzy, doting, dull-witted, dumb, excessive, extravagant, fatuitous, fatuous, fond, fool, fool headed, foolish, for the birds, fuddled, futile, gaga, giddy, groundless, harebrained, harum-scarum, idiotic, ill-advised, ill-considered, illogical, imbecile, imbecilic, immature, impractical, improper, imprudent, inane, inappropriate, incoherent, incongruous, inconsistent, indiscreet, inept, infatuated, injudicious, insensate, irrational, irresponsible, laughable, light-minded, ludicrous, maudlin, moronic, muddled, nonsensical, perilous, pointless, preposterous, puerile, rambling, rash, reckless, ridiculous, risible, scatterbrained, senseless, sentimental, short-sighted, silly, simple-minded, spastic, stupid, thoughtless, unreasonable, unsafe, unsensible, unsound, unwise, wandering, wet, wild-eyed, witless

mad

(Insane), adjective bereft of reason, deluded, deprived of reason, deranged, idiosyncratic, irrational, lunatic, manic, mentally deficient, non commos mentos, not of a sound mind, reasonless, senseless, unbalanced, unsound

mad

(Irritated), adjective abandoned, amok, angry, annoyed, at the end of one's rope, bellowing, berserk, beeide oneself, blue in the face, carried away, chafed, demoniacal, demonic, displeased, distracted, drive one mad, ecstatic, enrage, enraged, enraptured, fed up, feral, ferocious, fierce, fiery, flaming, flared up, flaring, flushed with anger, frantic, frenzied, frenzy, frothing at the mouth, fulminating, fuming, furious, galled, haggard, howling, hysterical, in a huff, in a transport or ecstasy, in high dudgeon, in hysterics, incensed, indignant, inflamed, infuriate, infuriated, intoxicated, irate, ireful, lash into fury, madden, madding, make one's blood boil, maniac, nettled, orgasmic, orgiastic, out of one's wits, peeved, piqued, possessed, rabid, raging, ranting, raving, ravished, ready to burst, red-hot, riled, roaring, running mad, storming, transported, uncontrollable, up in arms, vexed, violent, white-hot, wild, wild-eyed, work up into a passion, wrathful, wroth
See also: deranged, lunatic, non compos mentis, outrageous, quixotic
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Anthony Minghella's "Truly, Madly, Deeply" was compared to the better-known "Ghost" when it was released in 1990.
He earned Bafta nominations for his roles in Truly Madly Deeply, in which he appeared opposite Juliet Stevenson, and for playing Colonel Brandon alongside Kate Winslet in Sense and Sensibility.
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Soon, women are queuing around the block to bed Charlie, but his lucky streak hits a snag when he falls madly in love with accident-prone Cam (Jessica Alba) who works at the local sealife centre.
It transpires that he has a reputation: any girl who sleeps with him will fall madly in love with the next man she meets.
Mariachis played on the closed down street off Fairfax while Lyle Fisk stripped, chefs cooked up fine grub, mad people poured madly, and Lance Dawes recruited various point men for his Cayman Islands incursion.
That's what Jude Law and Robin Wright Penn do in "Breaking and Entering," the first film that "English Patient" director Anthony Minghella has made from his own original screenplay since the 1991 "Truly Madly Deeply.
In a clip aired by entertainment show Extra last night, she said: "I was just madly in love, blinded by love, and totally, totally madly in love.
Clips from Dead Man Walking, The Mission and Truly, Madly, Deeply will also be used in a study group book to encourage people to discuss God's acts throughout the world and learn how to listen.
And Julie (Elaine Kao), the middle daughter, a shy medical resident, is falling madly in love with gorgeous movie star Mia Scarlett (Riverton), who is researching a role at her hospital.
Another amazing thing I noticed when I starting taking SRT classes: Whether moving very little or dancing madly, afterwards I felt energized rather than exhausted.