What does demented mean?

Definitions for demented
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brainsick, crazy, demented, disturbed, mad, sick, unbalanced, unhinged(adj)

    affected with madness or insanity

    "a man who had gone mad"

Wiktionary

  1. demented(Adjective)

    Insane or mentally ill.

  2. demented(Adjective)

    Suffering from dementia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Demented(adj)

    insane; mad; of unsound mind

  2. Origin: [From Dement.]

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. demented

    Yet another term of disgust used to describe a malfunctioning program. The connotation in this case is that the program works as designed, but the design is bad. Said, for example, of a program that generates large numbers of meaningless error messages, implying that it is on the brink of imminent collapse. Compare wonky, brain-damaged, bozotic.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of demented in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of demented in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of demented in a Sentence

  1. Craig Gunderson:

    For some of these people, it was kind of a demented social club. For some, it was about ego and bravado — who could kill the biggest? The most? for some people, it’s what their family did.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A stubborn supporter to a particular political party is no different from a politician who keeps changing the party to fulfill own benefits only unless and until he is a demented gossipmonger.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    Guantanamo has been an enormous recruitment tool for organizations like ISIL, it's part of how they rationalize and justify their demented, sick perpetration of violence on innocent people. And we can keep the American people safe while shutting down that operation.

  4. Bill Chumley:

    I deeply regret using those words and giving that impression, my view, which I was clumsily trying to express, was that it is painfully regrettable that someone was not able to intervene in this demented killer's life to stop him right up to the moment he squeezed the trigger.

  5. Jean Baudrillard:

    The skylines lit up at dead of night, the air-conditioning systems cooling empty hotels in the desert, and artificial light in the middle of the day all have something both demented and admirable about them the mindless luxury of a rich civilization, and yet of a civilization perhaps as scared to see the lights go out as was the hunter in his primitive night.

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