go mad

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Definition of go mad

1 : to become mentally ill Sometimes I think the whole world has gone mad! He went mad from years alone in the jungle.
2 : to act in a way that is out of control : to act wildly The crowd went mad when the team won the championship.

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“Go mad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/go%20mad. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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