What does Madness mean?

Definitions for Madnessˈmæd nɪs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Madness.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lunacy, madness, insaneness(noun)

    obsolete terms for legal insanity

  2. rabies, hydrophobia, lyssa, madness(noun)

    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

  3. fury, rage, madness(noun)

    a feeling of intense anger

    "hell hath no fury like a woman scorned"; "his face turned red with rage"

  4. folly, foolishness, craziness, madness(noun)

    the quality of being rash and foolish

    "trying to drive through a blizzard is the height of folly"; "adjusting to an insane society is total foolishness"

  5. madness, rabidity, rabidness(noun)

    unrestrained excitement or enthusiasm

    "poetry is a sort of divine madness"

Wiktionary

  1. madness(Noun)

    The state of being mad; insanity; mental disease.

  2. madness(Noun)

    rash folly

Webster Dictionary

  1. Madness(adj)

    the condition of being mad; insanity; lunacy

  2. Madness(adj)

    frenzy; ungovernable rage; extreme folly

Freebase

  1. Madness

    The Madness is a self-titled album by the British band The Madness. In 1988, after the breakup of the original Madness, four of the original members recreated the band, adding "The" to its name. Since the new band did not include a bassist or drummer, guest musicians played bass, while a drum machine was used in place of a live drummer on most tracks. Also unlike previous Madness albums, the lead vocals were almost evenly shared between Suggs and Chas Smash. They released only this one album and two singles, which were less successful than the original band releases, and The Madness disbanded by the end of the year. Madness reformed with its original members for a reunion tour in 1992 and they have remained together since. "The Madness" reached # 66 in the UK, while the singles "I Pronounce You" reached # 44 and "What's That" # 92. The album was recorded at Liquidator Studios, and mixed at The Townhouse studio in London.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Madness in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Madness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jay Kornegay:

    Whoever coined the phrase 'March Madness' got it correct.

  2. John Kasich:

    March Madness’s now March Madness and we’re heading up north … to my turf.

  3. Friedrich Nietzsche:

    There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.

  4. George Bernard Shaw:

    When the world goes mad, one must accept madness as sanity since sanity is, in the last analysis, nothing but the madness on which the whole world happens to agree.

  5. Andy Challenger:

    We live in an age of distractions. There are many things that our employers have to fight in the workplace today but there's nothing that compares to the unique event that is March Madness.

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