madden

[ mad-n ]
/ ˈmæd n /

verb (used with object)

to anger or infuriate: The delays maddened her.
to make insane.

verb (used without object)

to become mad; act as if mad; rage.

Origin of madden

First recorded in 1725–35; mad + -en1

Related forms

un·mad·dened, adjective
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madden

/ (ˈmædən) /

verb

to make or become mad or angry
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