Noun(1) relatively permanent disorder of the mind
(1) He felt it spoke to him sometimes - call it insanity , call it depression, but he seriously felt that it did.(2) The unions and other farming bodies have been attempting to head off this insanity for the past two years - all to no avail.(3) I'd like to sleep for six months and ignore this pure insanity that we all call winter.(4) It was seven short lines, and Claudia said she examined it closely for signs of insanity .(5) Her lawyer tried to plead not guilty by reason of insanity , but that was rejected.(6) This pathetic king regularly suffers bouts of insanity and is surrounded by usurpers!(7) There's something about this place that breeds great madness and insanity .(8) he attempted to plead insanity(9) In practice, the effect of this strict approach has not been greatly to swell the numbers of people pleading insanity .(10) Please bear in mind that she pled not guilty by reason of insanity at her arraignment hearing.(11) I've seen it drive perfectly calm and contented people to temporary insanity and depression.(12) Granting this patent was a demonstration of pure insanity in full force.(13) Humans are sociable things who like to communicate and being restricted like that affects people to the point of insanity .(14) He had frequent bouts of insanity which allowed the structure of his government to be undermined.(15) The way things are set up, the only people to benefit from this insanity are the organic farmers.(16) The trial judge ruled that this was a defence of insanity , whereupon she pleaded guilty and appealed.
(1) temporary insanity :: tydelike waansin
1. mental illness ::
2. madness ::
3. dementia ::
4. lunacy ::
5. instability ::
6. mania ::
7. psychosis ::
1. mind ::
2. sanity ::
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♪ Dabble with INSANITY
Granted me the amnesty ♪
Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 2
Don't you get it? You keep going along
with his INSANITY, you're encouraging him.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 7
Einstein defined INSANITY as doing
the same thing over and over again...
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 9
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