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madden

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of madden

  1. 1 to cause to go insane or as if insane <the endless swarms of mosquitoes all but maddened the explorers> Synonyms crack, derange, frenzy, loco, craze, unbalance, unhinge, unstringRelated Words agitate, bother, confuse, discompose, disquiet, distract, disturb, perturb, unsettle, upset; annoy, irritate, vexNear Antonyms calm, quiet, relax, settle, soothe, tranquilize (also tranquillize)

  2. 2 to make angry <her perpetual tardiness maddened her friends to no end> Synonyms enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, ire, anger, outrage, rankle, rile, roil, steam up, tick offRelated Words affront, aggravate, annoy, burn (up), cross, exasperate, get, huff, irritate, miff, nettle, offend, peeve, pique, provoke, put out, ruffle, vex; antagonize, embitter, envenomNear Antonyms allay, assuage, relieve; comfort, console, soothe; appease, conciliate, mollify, pacify, placate; calm, lull, quiet, settle; beguile, bewitch, captivate, charm, disarm, enchantAntonyms delight, gratify, please




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