Other Words for Madness

Madness Adverb Synonyms
insanity, lunacy, mania, dementia, psychosis, mental illness
That form of madness is called schizophrenia.

Madness Noun Synonyms
craziness, lunacy, folly, foolishness, nonsense, senselessness, ridiculousness, pointlessness, illogicality, illogic, illogicalness, impracticality, preposterousness, futility
He soon realized the madness of trying to stem the tide of public opinion.

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Common Measure

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