HyperDic: madly

English > 3 senses of the word madly:
ADVERBallmadly, franticallyin an uncontrolled manner
allmadly, insanely, crazily, dementedlyin an insane manner
allmadly, insanely, deadly, deucedly, devilishly(used as intensives) extremely
madly > pronunciation
Soundsmae'dliy
Rhymesably ... zealously: 1543 rhymes with liy...
English > madly: 3 senses > adverb 1
MeaningIn an uncontrolled manner.
Example"she fought back madly"
Synonymfrantically
Spanishdelirantemente, desmedidamente, emocionadamente, frenéticamente, libremente, locamente
Catalanfrenèticament
Adjectivesmadmarked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion
English > madly: 3 senses > adverb 2
MeaningIn an insane manner.
Example "the witch cackled madly"
Synonymsinsanely, crazily, dementedly
OppositesanelyIn a sane or lucid manner
Catalanbojament
Adjectivesmadaffected with madness or insanity
English > madly: 3 senses > adverb 3
Meaning(used as intensives) extremely.
Example"she was madly in love"
Synonymsinsanely, deadly, deucedly, devilishly
Usage ofintensifier, intensiveA modifier that has little meaning / meaning except to intensify the meaning / meaning it modifies

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