Definition of drive (someone) mad
- Years alone in the jungle had driven him mad.
- That noise is driving me mad!
: to frighten or prod (game, cattle, etc.) into moving in a desired direction
: to go through (an area) driving game animals
: to carry on or through energetically
: an act of driving:
: a trip in a carriage or automobile
: an instance of collecting and moving animals (such as game or cattle) together in a desired direction
: some person : somebody
: arising from, indicative of, or marked by mental disorder
: completely unrestrained by reason and judgment : unable to think in a clear or sensible way
: incapable of being explained or accounted for
: a fit or mood of bad temper
: anger, fury
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