afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement
"was declared insane"; "insane laughter"
harebrained, insane, madadjective
"harebrained ideas"; "took insane risks behind the wheel"; "a completely mad scheme to build a bridge between two mountains"
Exhibiting unsoundness or disorder of mind; not sane; mad; deranged in mind; delirious; distracted.
Used by, or appropriated to, insane persons; as, an insane hospital.
Causing insanity or madness.
Characterized by insanity or the utmost folly; chimerical; unpractical; as, an insane plan, attempt, etc.
Etymology: From insanus, from +.
exhibiting unsoundness or disorded of mind; not sane; mad; deranged in mind; delirious; distracted. See Insanity, 2
used by, or appropriated to, insane persons; as, an insane hospital
causing insanity or madness
characterized by insanity or the utmost folly; chimerical; unpractical; as, an insane plan, attempt, etc
Etymology: [L. insanus. See In- not, and Sane.]
INSANE is a proprietary INteractive Streaming ANimation Engine developed at LucasArts, primarily by programmer/game designer Vincent Lee. Using custom video compression technology, it greatly compresses moving images so that high quality full-screen videos can be displayed even in hi-res graphics modes on the PC. An early version was first developed for Star Wars: Rebel Assault, and was followed by a much enhanced version in Star Wars: Rebel Assault II: The Hidden Empire and then in Full Throttle, Outlaws, and The Dig. It was also used in the 1998 games Star Wars: Droid Works, Mysteries of the Sith, and Mortimer and The Riddles of the Medallion, and its compression technology was incorporated into Star Wars: Behind the Magic, Star Wars Episode I - Insider's Guide, and Jar Jar's Journey Adventure Book. The use for Full Throttle caused some problems since INSANE was intended to be photorealistic, contrasting to the general cartoony feeling. The rendered environment had to be scaled down to match to the rest of the game world. Later enhancements were made to the compression technology to optimize it for the cartoon style imagery used in Outlaws.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-sān′, adj. not sane or of sound mind: crazy: mad: utterly unwise: senseless: causing insanity—(Shak.) 'insane root,' prob. hemlock or henbane.—adv. Insane′ly.—ns. Insane′ness, insanity: madness; Insa′nie (Shak.) insanity; Insan′ity, want of sanity: an alteration in all or any of the functions of the brain, unfitting a man for affairs, and rendering him dangerous to himself and others: madness.
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The numerical value of insane in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of insane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
The district attorney will argue although the defendant is mentally ill, he is not insane under the law, and society deserves its pound of flesh from him.
With the problems our country has, to take in 250,000 people, some of whom are going to have problems, big problems, is just insane.
I believe he loved a lot of things about me, yet was afraid to accept. He said he never ended it because he never wanted to, that it wasn’t his intention. I believed him. I believed him because I know the fear of change and what could be. When he looked me in the eye, I smiled. I just smiled and nodded my head as I knew who he was and who he wanted to become. I’m not crazy or insane or obsessed, and no, I don’t want him back. It is what it was, I feel from afar and my emotions will always be. I’ll always love him, this life and next and I’ll always believe we met in a past life where we graced until death. But until once more, I hope your ride is lovely and just remember handsome, it’ll always be alright and I’m by your side until the end of time.
Man is quite insane. He wouldn't know how to create a maggot, and he creates Gods by the dozen.
I have already spoken out against the fact that Beijing is even hosting, i think that China is going to put on an incredible Games, the village looks incredible, of course, the pipe and everything look insane, they've done a wonderful job.
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- verrückt, geisteskrank, wahnsinnigGerman
- παράφρων, τρελόςGreek
- enfermo mental, insanoSpanish
- مجنون, دیوانهPersian
- mielenvikainen, hulluFinnish
- malsain, dérangeant, délirant, dérangé, aberrant, fou, démentiel, chimérique, démentFrench
- elmebeteg, bolond, őrültHungarian
- edan, sinting, gilaIndonesian
- insano, pazzo, folleItalian
- 狂しい, 気が狂った, 頭がおかしいJapanese
- dēmēns, īnsānusLatin
- ārprātīgs, traks, vājprātīgsLatvian
- waanzinnig, gestoordDutch
- szalony, szaleńczy, obłąkanyPolish
- لېونیPashto, Pushto
- débil mental, doido, insano, louco, enlouquecedorPortuguese
- alienat mintal, nebunesc, demențial, himeric, nebun, nebună, dezechilibrat psihic, delirant, înnebunitorRomanian
- душевнобольной, невменяемый, сумасшедшийRussian
- điên, cuồngVietnamese
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