Associations to the word «Madly»


MADLY, adverb. In a mad manner; without reason or understanding; wildly.

Dictionary definition

MADLY, adverb. In an uncontrolled manner; "she fought back madly".
MADLY, adverb. In an insane manner; "she behaved insanely"; "he behaves crazily when he is off his medication"; "the witch cackled madly"; "screaming dementedly".
MADLY, adverb. (used as intensives) extremely; "she was madly in love"; "deadly dull"; "deadly earnest"; "deucedly clever"; "insanely jealous".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.