p. p.1.p. p. of Made.
a.1.Disordered in intellect; crazy; insane.
2.Excited beyond self-control or the restraint of reason; inflamed by violent or uncontrollable desire, passion, or appetite; as, to be mad with terror, lust, or hatred; mad against political reform.
3.Proceeding from, or indicating, madness; expressing distraction; prompted by infatuation, fury, or extreme rashness.
The mad promise of Cleon was fulfilled.
- Jowett (Thucyd.).
4.Extravagant; immoderate.
5.Furious with rage, terror, or disease; - said of the lower animals; as, a mad bull; esp., having hydrophobia; rabid; as, a mad dog.
6.Angry; out of patience; vexed; as, to get mad at a person.
7.Having impaired polarity; - applied to a compass needle.
Like mad
like a mad person; in a furious manner; as, to run like mad. L'Estrange.
- L'Estrange
To run mad
a - To become wild with excitement
b - To run wildly about under the influence of hydrophobia; to become affected with hydrophobia.
To run mad after
to pursue under the influence of infatuation or immoderate desire.
- Dryden.
v. t.1.To make mad or furious; to madden.
[imp. & p. p. Madded; p. pr. & vb. n. Madding.]
v. i.1.To be mad; to go mad; to rave. See Madding.
Festus said with great voice, Paul thou maddest.
- Wyclif (Acts).
n.1.(Zool.) An earthworm.
Adj.1.mad - roused to anger; "stayed huffy a good while"- Mark Twain; "she gets mad when you wake her up so early"; "mad at his friend"; "sore over a remark"
Synonyms: huffy, sore
2.mad - affected with madness or insanity; "a man who had gone mad"
3.mad - marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; "a crowd of delirious baseball fans"; "something frantic in their gaiety"; "a mad whirl of pleasure"
4.mad - very foolish; "harebrained ideas"; "took insane risks behind the wheel"; "a completely mad scheme to build a bridge between two mountains"
Synonyms: harebrained, insane
(language)MAD - 1. Michigan Algorithm Decoder.

2. A data flow language.

["Implementation of Data Structures on a Data Flow Computer", D.L. Bowen, Ph.D. Thesis, Victoria U Manchester, Apr 1981].
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