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demented
American English: /dəˈmɛn(t)əd/
British English: /dɪˈmɛntɪd/

Translation of demented in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1 (insane)
    (person)
    demente
    (screams/mutterings)
    enloquecido
    de demente
    to become demented
    enloquecerse
    Example sentences
    • The diagnosis of an independent depressive disorder becomes difficult in the demented patient.
    • High level of disability is associated with major depression, in both demented and nondemented people.
    • On the flip side, cognition has improved in demented or impaired people given nutritional support.
    Example sentences
    • To me, it seemed like demented torture, and not very flattering.
    • They fell in the gaily lit hall with a flutter like demented birds attempting flight.
    • I probably looked more than a little demented, come to think of it.
  • 2 (very worried, irritated) [colloquial]
    histérico [colloquial]
    she was demented with worry
    estaba histérica (de preocupación) [colloquial]
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