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insane
American English: /ɪnˈseɪn/
British English: /ɪnˈseɪn/

Translation of insane in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1 (mad) they drive you insane
    te enloquecen
    te sacan de quicio
    Example sentences
    • And anyway, why would we consider Nietzsche's writings the product of an insane mind?
    • But them my parents would think I was mentally insane, and send me off to some special school.
    • It was one of those awkward silences that made me want to scream and break my mirror to prevent myself from going insane.
    1.2 (foolish) it's an insane idea
    es una locura
    es una idea descabellada
    you must be insane
    tú debes (de) estar loco
    tú debes (de) estar chiflado or tocado [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • At the same time, all this does is alienate liberal supporters who are perplexed by her insane and pointless maneuvring.
    • For people to go out and say my agent made a mistake is utterly ridiculous and insane.
    • I am baffled at the ridiculous insane media coverage.

plural noun

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