dementedly
adverb see demented

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dementedly — demented ► ADJECTIVE 1) suffering from dementia. 2) informal wild and irrational. DERIVATIVES dementedly adverb. ORIGIN from earlier dement «drive mad», from Latin demens insane …   English terms dictionary

  • dementedly — adverb in an insane manner she behaved insanely he behaves crazily when he is off his medication the witch cackled madly screaming dementedly • Syn: ↑insanely, ↑crazily, ↑madly …   Useful english dictionary

  • dementedly — See demented. * * * …   Universalium

  • dementedly — adverb In a demented manner …   Wiktionary

  • dementedly — adv. insanely, madly, crazily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dementedly — de·ment·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • demented — dementedly, adv. dementedness, n. /di men tid/, adj. 1. crazy; insane; mad. 2. affected with dementia. [1635 45; DEMENT + ED2] Syn. 1. lunatic, crazed, deranged, unbalanced. * * * …   Universalium

  • crazily — adverb in an insane manner (Freq. 2) she behaved insanely he behaves crazily when he is off his medication the witch cackled madly screaming dementedly • Syn: ↑insanely, ↑dementedly, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • insanely — adverb 1. in an insane manner (Freq. 2) she behaved insanely he behaves crazily when he is off his medication the witch cackled madly screaming dementedly • Syn: ↑crazily, ↑dementedly, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Madly — Mad ly, adv. [From {Mad}, a.] In a mad manner; without reason or understanding; wildly. [WordNet sense 2] Syn: insanely, crazily, dementedly. [1913 Webster] 2. In a desperate manner; as, she fought back madly. [WordNet sense 1] [WordNet 1.6] 3.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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