Textual thesaurus for "madness"

(noun) rabidity, rabidness

unrestrained excitement or enthusiasm

poetry is a sort of divine madness

(noun) folly, foolishness, craziness

the quality of being rash and foolish

trying to drive through a blizzard is the height of folly; adjusting to an insane society is total foolishness

(noun) fury, rage

a feeling of intense anger

hell hath no fury like a woman scorned; his face turned red with rage

(noun) lyssa, hydrophobia, rabies

an acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of a rabid animal); rabies is fatal if the virus reaches the brain

(noun) insaneness, lunacy

obsolete terms for legal insanity