insane

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪnˈseɪn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪnˈseɪn/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(in sān)

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insane

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. an insane [person, patient]
  2. was found to be (clinically) insane
  3. was [judged, declared, pronounced] insane (by)
  4. was considered (to be) insane in her time
  5. Have you gone (totally) insane?
  6. are you insane!
  7. you're insane if you [think, believe] that
  8. would have to be insane to [try, attempt, believe]
  9. is insane enough to [try]
  10. is prone to insane [actions, behavior]
  11. that's [totally, completely] insane!
  12. an insane plan to [get, overthrow, rob, steal]
  13. [sentenced to, check in at] an insane asylum
  14. have made insane [progress, improvements] on
  15. that [movie, scene] was insane
  16. insane [video clips, photos]
n
  1. dated: the [criminally, mentally] insane
  2. dated: [a facility, an institute, an asylum] for the insane
  3. dated: could only be [done, thought] by the insane
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