And the great irony is that they turned so rabidly and rapidly against him four years later.
On the other hand, people who dislike Tebow are rabidly hoping for him to fail.
That rabidly excited community, apparently, was a small one.
1610s, "furious, raving," from Latin rabidus "raging, furious, enraged; inspired; ungoverned; rabid," from rabere "be mad, rave" (see rage (v.)). Meaning "made mad by rabies" in English first recorded 1804. Related: Rabidly; rabidness.
rabid rab·id (rāb'ĭd)
Of or affected by rabies.