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adverb madly pronunciation in British English /ˈmædli/
  1. 1
    in a very excited or uncontrolled way

    He ran across the fields, his heart beating madly.

  2. 2
    very, or very much

    madly jealous

    be/fall madly in love (with someone):

    He fell madly in love with her at first sight.

  3. 3
    in a way that shows that you have a mental illness

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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