madnes

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From mad +‎ -nesse.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

madnes (plural madnesses)

  1. Madness; the state of being deranged or insane.
  2. Incautiousness; the state of being incautious or overenthusiastic.
  3. (rare) The state of being stupid; stupidity.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: madness

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