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).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More