What is mad?

  • (adj): Roused to anger.
    Example: "She gets mad when you wake her up so early"; "mad at his friend"
    Synonyms: huffy, sore
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on mad:

Mad Gasser
... The Mad Gasser of Mattoon (also known as the "Anesthetic Prowler", the "Mad Anesthetist", the "Phantom Anesthetist", the "Mad Gasser of Roanoke", or simply the "Mad Gasser") was the name given to the ...

More definitions of "mad":

  • (adj): Very foolish.
    Example: "A completely mad scheme to build a bridge between two mountains"
    Synonyms: harebrained, insane

Famous quotes containing the word mad:

    Men are so necessarily mad, that not to be mad would amount to another form of madness.
    Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

    I fear animals regard man as a creature of their own kind which has in a highly dangerous fashion lost its healthy animal reason—as the mad animal, as the laughing animal, as the weeping animal, as the unhappy animal.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    Lit shelved liners
    Grope like mad worlds westward.
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)