Jordan would say, ‘Keep a straight face, be mad at them,’ but these are two of the funniest people!
But, on that fateful April night, Campbell said Rehtaeh “was just too mad.”
Find that lady on Twitter, the liberal blogger that drives you mad.
But I also thought this was an incredibly uneven season of mad Men.
He told police that “he was mad at the U.S. military because of what they had done to Muslims in the past.”
I let my mad passion peep forth for an instant, and in that instant I was undone.
At least that's what I made out, for he was so mad he talked Dutch a lot.
They're so mad I kin see 'em bitin' their lips an' t'arin' at thar scalp locks.
Yesteryear he was mad for the open air, and the games, and the joy of life.
The villagers gathered to see the city folks pursue their mad drollery.
late 13c., from Old English gemædde (plural) "out of one's mind" (usually implying also violent excitement), also "foolish, extremely stupid," earlier gemæded "rendered insane," past participle of a lost verb *gemædan "to make insane or foolish," from Proto-Germanic *ga-maid-jan, demonstrative form of *ga-maid-az "changed (for the worse), abnormal" (cf. Old Saxon gimed "foolish," Old High German gimeit "foolish, vain, boastful," Gothic gamaiþs "crippled, wounded," Old Norse meiða "to hurt, maim"), from intensive prefix *ga- + PIE *moito-, past participle of root *mei- "to change" (cf. Latin mutare "to change," mutuus "done in exchange," migrare "to change one's place of residence;" see mutable).
Emerged in Middle English to replace the more usual Old English word, wod (see wood (adj.)). Sense of "beside oneself with excitement or enthusiasm" is from early 14c. Meaning "beside oneself with anger" is attested from early 14c., but deplored by Rev. John Witherspoon (1781) as an Americanism. It now competes in American English with angry for this sense. Of animals, "affected with rabies," from late 13c. Phrase mad as a March hare is attested from 1520s, via notion of breeding season; mad as a hatter is from 1829 as "demented," 1837 as "enraged," according to a modern theory supposedly from erratic behavior caused by prolonged exposure to poison mercuric nitrate, used in making felt hats. For mad as a wet hen see hen. Mad money is attested from 1922; mad scientist is from 1891.
late 14c., from mad (adj.).
Suffering from a disorder of the mind; insane.
Affected by rabies; rabid.