Origin of rabid
OTHER WORDS FROM rabidrab·id·i·ty [ruh-bid-i-tee, ra-], /rəˈbɪd ɪ ti, ræ-/, rab·id·ness, nounrab·id·ly, adverb
How to use rabid in a sentence
Greg grew up in small-town Oklahoma and quickly tired of the rabid fan base, cheering instead for the Houston Oilers and Pittsburgh Steelers.Washington football notes: Run-stop struggles, and the future at quarterback|Sam Fortier|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
That rabidly excited community, apparently, was a small one.‘The Comeback’ Finale: Give Lisa Kudrow All of the Awards|Kevin Fallon|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the other hand, people who dislike Tebow are rabidly hoping for him to fail.Tebowing Goes Global as Winning Denver Quarterback Dazzles|Carol McKinley|December 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And the great irony is that they turned so rabidly and rapidly against him four years later.
From Auburn to Army, at these colleges people rabidly support their basketball squads—no matter how squalid.
Once or twice Madden attempted to make things pleasanter for his former friend, but was repulsed rabidly.The Cruise of the Dry Dock|T. S. Stribling
Traditions of subordination and discipline survived in an army, not the less thoroughly French, because it was rabidly Republican.Border and Bastille|George A. Lawrence
"You know well enough that we can't hope to convince a rabidly anti-railroad commission," was the half-angry retort.The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush|Francis Lynde
Garribardine was a Scotch title while her ladyship was rabidly English.The Career of Katherine Bush|Elinor Glyn
Though I fear that this is a little arbitrary, I am not disposed to fly rabidly at every scientific opinion.The Book of the Damned|Charles Fort