Insane

  • 1 insane — [ ɛ̃san ] adj. • 1784; angl. insane, lat. insanus 1 ♦ Littér. Qui n est pas sain d esprit; qui est contraire à la saine raison, au bon sens. ⇒ absurde, fou, insensé. « Le culte du Démon n est pas plus insane que celui de Dieu » (Huysmans). Des… …

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  • 2 insane — insane, mad, crazy, crazed, demented, deranged, lunatic, maniac, non compos mentis are comparable in their general or nontechnical senses (for senses of corresponding nouns used technically see INSANITY) and as meaning afflicted by or manifesting …

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  • 3 Insane — 2011 Daten Standort Gröna Lund (Stockholm, Schweden) Typ …

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  • 4 Insane — In*sane , a. [L. insanus. See {In } not, and {Sane}.] 1. Exhibiting unsoundness or disorder of mind; not sane; mad; deranged in mind; delirious; distracted. See {Insanity}, 2. [1913 Webster] 2. Used by, or appropriated to, insane persons; as, an… …

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  • 5 insane — (adj.) 1550s, from L. insanus mad, insane; outrageous, excessive, extravagant, from in not (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + sanus well, healthy, sane. Originally only of persons; of actions, from 1842. Cf. LUNATIC (Cf. lunatic); and It. pazzo insane,… …

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  • 6 insane — [in sān′] adj. [L insanus] 1. not sane; mentally ill or deranged; demented; mad: not a technical term: see INSANITY ☆ 2. of or for insane people [an insane asylum] 3. very foolish, impractical, extravagant, etc.; senseless insanely adv …

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  • 7 insane — in·sane adj: affected with insanity Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. insane I …

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  • 8 insane — [adj] mentally ill; foolish batty*, bizarre, cracked*, crazed, crazy, cuckoo*, daft, demented, derailed, deranged, fatuous, frenzied, idiotic, impractical, irrational, irresponsible, loony*, lunatic, mad, maniacal, mental, moonstruck*, nuts*,… …

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  • 9 insane — ► ADJECTIVE 1) in or relating to an unsound state of mind; seriously mentally ill. 2) extremely foolish; irrational. DERIVATIVES insanely adverb insanity noun. ORIGIN Latin insanus, from in not + sanus healthy …

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  • 10 insane — adj. VERBS ▪ be, look, seem, sound ▪ It seems insane to cut the budget now. ▪ become, go ▪ He later …

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  • 11 Insane — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Insane », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Insane peut avoir différentes… …

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  • 12 insane — in|sane [ınˈseın] adj 1.) informal completely stupid or crazy, often in a way that is dangerous ▪ That s an insane risk. ▪ The whole idea sounds absolutely insane to me. ▪ Why did you do that? Have you gone insane ? 2.) someone who is insane is… …

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  • 13 insane — [[t]ɪnse͟ɪn[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu v link ADJ Someone who is insane has a mind that does not work in a normal way, with the result that their behaviour is very strange. Some people simply can t take it and they just go insane... Agnes was a battered… …

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  • 14 insane — in|sane [ ın seın ] adjective 1. ) INFORMAL very stupid or crazy, especially in a way that is likely to cause serious problems, harm, or injury: It s an insane situation that I can t see any way out of. be insane to do something: You d be totally …

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  • 15 insane — adjective 1 informal completely stupid or crazy, often in a way that is dangerous: I don t know what made Sarah marry him she must have been totally insane. | The whole idea sounds absolutely insane to me. 2 especially law someone who is insane… …

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  • 16 Insane — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Insane (значения). рус. Безумие Европейская обложка Разработчик Invictus Games Издатель Codemasters …

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  • 17 insane — UK [ɪnˈseɪn] / US adjective 1) informal very stupid or crazy, especially in a way that is likely to cause serious problems, harm, or injury It s an insane situation that I can t see any way out of. be insane to do something: You d be totally… …

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  • 18 INSANE — Interactive Streaming Animation Engine INSANE (INteractive Streaming ANimation Engine) est un moteur de jeu propriétaire de LucasArts initialement développé pour le jeu Rebel Assault. INSANE est un système dédié à la gestion des animations et du… …

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  • 19 insane — adj. insane to + inf. (it was insane of him to risk everything) * * * [ɪn seɪn] insane to + inf. (it was insane of him to risk everything) …

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  • 20 insane — adjective 1) she was declared insane Syn: mentally ill, mentally disordered, of unsound mind, certifiable; psychotic, schizophrenic; mad, deranged, demented, out of one s mind, non compos mentis, unhinged, unbalanced, unstable, disturbed, crazed; …

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