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deranged

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having or showing a very abnormal or sick state of mind
  • a deranged prisoner who had been in that rat-infested hole for 20 years

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deranged

verb
past tense of derange

Synonyms & Antonyms of deranged (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause to go insane or as if insane
  • being stranded at night on a lonely road would derange anyone

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2 to undo the proper order or arrangement of
  • the storage room had all been deranged by the earthquake, and it took hours to sort things out

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The first known use of deranged was in 1771

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“Deranged.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deranged. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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