maddening

adjective

Definition of maddening

  1. 1 :  tending to craze

  2. 2a :  tending to infuriateb :  tending to vex :  irritating

maddeningly

play \-lē\ adverb

Examples of maddening in a sentence

  1. He has a maddening habit of interrupting other people.

  2. She shows a maddening inability to control her children.

Circa 1743

First Known Use of maddening

circa 1743


MADDENING Defined for English Language Learners

maddening

adjective

Definition of maddening for English Language Learners

  • : very annoying


MADDENING Defined for Kids

maddening

adjective mad·den·ing \ˈma-dən-iŋ\

Definition of maddening for Students

  1. :  very annoying Her constant chatter is maddening.



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