verb mad·den \ˈma-dən\

: to make (someone) angry

mad·denedmad·den·ing \ˈmad-niŋ, ˈma-dən-iŋ\

Full Definition of MADDEN

intransitive verb
:  to become or act as if mad
transitive verb
:  to drive mad :  craze
:  to make intensely angry :  enrage

Examples of MADDEN

  1. <the endless swarms of mosquitoes all but maddened the explorers>
  2. <her perpetual tardiness maddened her friends to no end>

First Known Use of MADDEN


Rhymes with MADDEN


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sacrilegious Hear it
grossly irreverent
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