[mad-man, -muh n] /ˈmædˌmæn, -mən/
noun, plural madmen
[mad-men, -muh n] /ˈmædˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA)
a person who is or behaves as if insane; lunatic; maniac.
noun (pl) -men
a man who is insane, esp one who behaves violently; lunatic
early 14c., mad man, from mad (adj.) + man (n.). One-word form attested from c.1400, prevalent from 16c.
ibid., a Moabite town threatened with the sword of the Babylonians (Jer. 48:2).
ibid., a town in Benjamin, not far from Jerusalem, towards the north (Isa. 10:31). The same Hebrew word occurs in Isa. 25:10, where it is rendered “dunghill.” This verse has, however, been interpreted as meaning “that Moab will be trodden down by Jehovah as teben [broken straw] is trodden to fragments on the threshing-floors of […]
noun, Informal. 1. a small sum of money carried or kept in reserve for minor expenses, emergencies, or impulse purchases. 2. a small sum of money carried by a woman on a date to enable her to reach home alone in case she and her escort quarrel and separate. noun phrase
[mad-nis] /ˈmæd nɪs/ noun 1. the state of being ; insanity. 2. senseless folly: It is sheer madness to speak as you do. 3. frenzy; rage. 4. intense excitement or enthusiasm. /ˈmædnɪs/ noun 1. insanity; lunacy 2. extreme anger, excitement, or foolishness 3. a nontechnical word for rabies n. late 14c., “insanity, dementia; rash or […]
[mah-doo-rah] /mɑˈdu rɑ/ noun 1. .