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a. Of, exhibiting, or afflicted with mental derangement. Not used in psychiatric diagnosis.
b. Characteristic of or associated with persons who are mentally deranged: an insane laugh; insane babbling.
c. Intended for use by such persons: an insane asylum.
2. Having been determined to be in a condition that meets the legal definition of insanity.
3. Immoderate; wild: insane jealousy.
4. Very foolish; absurd: took insane risks behind the wheel.
[Latin īnsānus : in-, not; see in-1 + sānus, sane, healthy.]
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|Adv.||1.||insanely - in an insane manner; "she behaved insanely"; "he behaves crazily when he is off his medication"; "the witch cackled madly"; "screaming dementedly"|
sanely - in a sane or lucid manner; "she is behaving rather sanely these days even though we know she is schizophrenic"
|2.||insanely - (used as intensives) extremely; "she was madly in love"; "deadly dull"; "deadly earnest"; "deucedly clever"; "insanely jealous"|
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insanely[ɪnˈseɪnlɪ] ADV to laugh insanely → reírse como un loco
to be insanely jealous (by nature) → ser terriblemente celoso; (at particular moment) → estar loco de celos
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
insanely jealous → d'une jalousie maladive
insanely optimistic → d'un optimisme délirant
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