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Definitions for maddening
ˈmæd n ɪŋmad·den·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exasperating, infuriating, maddening, vexingadjective

    extremely annoying or displeasing

    "his cavelier curtness of manner was exasperating"; "I've had an exasperating day"; "her infuriating indifference"; "the ceaseless tumult of the jukebox was maddening"

Wiktionary

  1. maddeningadjective

    Causing frustration or anger.

  2. maddeningadjective

    Leading to insanity.

ChatGPT

  1. maddening

    Maddening refers to something that causes intense feelings of anger, frustration, irritation, or annoyance. It can describe actions, behaviors, situations, or even individuals that are extremely annoying, infuriating, or are difficult to handle or understand which results in psychological distress or agitation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maddening

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maddening in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maddening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of maddening in a Sentence

  1. George Conway:

    It's so maddening to watch, the mendacity, the incompetence, it's just maddening to watch. The tweeting is just the way to get it out of the way, so I can get it off my chest and move on with my life that day. That's basically it. Frankly, it's so I don't end up screaming at her about it.

  2. Christopher Darlington Morley:

    There is only one success ... to be able to spend your life in your own way, and not to give others absurd maddening claims upon it.

  3. Cindy Madrid:

    It's maddening because at every moment I ask myself, 'How is she? Has she eaten? Are they taking care of her? Do they shower her?'.

  4. Jodey Arrington:

    We’ve got to stop the madness and the maddening spending that has given us inflation, which is a tax on every American, especially the regressive tax impact on working families.

  5. Justine Cullen:

    It’s a pitiful truth that women are still regularly shamed or made to feel awkward for performing the fundamental act of feeding their babies wherever and whenever they need to (of course, they’re also still shamed for not being able or choosing not to breastfeed, which I equally maddening, exposure to breastfeeding in the media is one of the things we can do to counter this, so I love this cover on many levels.

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