Saturday, May 29, 2010

New Favorite Word

insane |inˈsān|adjectivein a state of mind that prevents normal perception, behavior, or social interaction; seriously mentally ill : certifying patients as clinically insane |he had gone insane.(of an action or quality) characterized or caused by madness :charging headlong in an insane frenzy | his eyes glowing with insane a state of extreme annoyance or distraction : a fly whose buzzing had been driving me insane.(of an action or policy) extremely foolish; irrational or illogical : she had an insane desire to giggle.DERIVATIVESinsanely |ɪnˈseɪnli| adverbORIGIN mid 16th cent.: from Latin insanus, from in- ‘not’ + sanus‘healthy.’Photo could be seen in my Flickr account. Feel free to add me as a friend.