madly

adverb mad·ly \ ˈmad-lē \

Definition of madly

1 :in a mad manner
2 :to an extreme or excessive degree
  • madly in love

Examples of madly in a Sentence

  1. He told her that he loved her madly.

  2. She fell madly in love with him.

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First Known Use of madly

13th century


MADLY Defined for English Language Learners

madly

adverb

Definition of madly for English Language Learners

  • : to an extreme or excessive degree

  • : in a mad or insane way



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