drive (someone) mad

Definition of drive (someone) mad

  1. 1 :  to cause (someone) to become mentally ill Years alone in the jungle had driven him mad.

  2. 2 :  to annoy or bother (someone) very much That noise is driving me mad!

Word by Word Definitions

driveplay
  1. :  to frighten or prod (as game or cattle) into moving in a desired direction

    :  to go through (an area) driving game animals

    :  to carry on or through energetically

  1. :  an act of driving :

    :  a trip in a carriage or automobile

    :  an instance of collecting and moving animals (as game or cattle) together in a desired direction

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  completely unrestrained by reason and judgment :  unable to think in a clear or sensible way

    :  incapable of being explained or accounted for

    :  carried away by intense anger :  very angry :  furious

  1. :  madden

  1. :  a fit or mood of bad temper

    :  anger, fury


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