Enraged, furious, as in I was hopping mad when they left my name off the list. This expression conjures up an image of jumping up and down with rage. [Colloquial; early 1800s]
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When he has called the police in the past, they have not responded, or responded “mad late.”
From righteous fury to faux indignation, everything we got mad about in 2014—and how outrage has taken over our lives.
The house decays around Amelia and Samuel, their world narrows and becomes mad, undealable with.
We fight over their ownership and control, as if reality were a resource as scarce as the water and oil in Mad Max.
This year's shockers: no Amy Poehler, nothing for 'Mad Men,' and a whole lot of love for virgins and transgenders.15 Enraging Golden Globe TV Snubs and Surprises: Amy Poehler, 'Mad Men' & More|Kevin Fallon|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then she won, and went half mad with the joy and excitement, but the joy didn't last long.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
Mankind, mad with the energy of activity, would be seen to pursue the fleeing phantom of insatiable desire.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Irene's been down to the train to meet you three times and she's sure fighting mad by this time.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
Your mad career generally ended in a crowd and a free fight of confetti.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Some who would face a mad bull coolly enough spring with disgust from a cockroach or a centipede.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne