adjective \ˈmad-ˌkap\

: very foolish or silly

Full Definition of MADCAP

:  marked by capriciousness, recklessness, or foolishness
madcap noun

Examples of MADCAP

  1. <a madcap scheme to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel>

First Known Use of MADCAP



Next Word in the Dictionary: mad cow disease
Previous Word in the Dictionary: mad–brained
All Words Near: madcap

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up madcap? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).