Sentence for madness | Use madness in a sentence

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  • A senseless notion struck Cornelia, that with the baronetcy he had perhaps inherited some of the madness of his father. (10)
  • Against such a wild-hitting madness, or concentrated ire of the superior Powers, Sir Purcell stood up, taking blow upon blow. (10)
  • Always near upon madness, there were occasions when he could eclipse the insane. (10)
  • And now they took him for a crazy engine whose madness had infected the whole neighbourhood. (10)
  • Could madness go beyond the marrying of the creature? (10)
  • Excited to guess and guess, Beauchamp swept on to speculations of a madness that seized him bodily at last. (10)
  • Having paid their bill at the lodging-house, their conduct was ascribed to systematic madness. (10)
  • He asked me what madness possessed me, to sit by an open window at midnight, in view of the public, with a damp wind blowing. (10)
  • He has not the oblivion of madness. (10)
  • He refused to comprehend her determination under the head of anything save madness. (10)
  • He seized them, and dashed them to the ground with the force of madness. (10)
  • His case was, that he had been ready to forfeit much if a rising followed; but that simply to beard the authorities was madness. (10)
  • I had to watch that madness! (8)
  • I utterly forbid this piece of madness. (8)
  • In a moment her madness came whirling back upon her. (9)
  • Is it not a madness at his age? (10)
  • It was a madness in me. (10)
  • It was just a minute of madness. (8)
  • It was like a relentless serpent coiling, and biting, and stinging their young veins to madness. (10)
  • It was the ante-chamber of madness. (10)
  • It would be madness to let her go. (10)
  • It would be madness to throw such a chance away, and it is your duty to take advantage of it. (10)
  • It would be sheer madness. (10)
  • Merthyr feared that it was more than misery, even madness, afflicting her. (10)
  • My people regard my behaviour as a wickedness or a madness. (10)
  • Nor of that sudden wildness of dumb fear that rushed into the heart of the crouching creature, changing the madness of his face to palsy. (8)
  • Oolb heard them, and the sea foamed like the mouth of madness, as the Genie sped thunder-like over it, following me in mid-air. (10)
  • She excused him down to his last madness, if only the bonds were broken. (10)
  • She had heard from Lady Gosstre that there was something like madness in the Barrett family. (10)
  • She marvelled pityingly at the sort of madness which kept the streets so lively for no reasonable purpose. (10)
  • She might call it madness then: now it was wisdom. (10)
  • She who had passed through this life without knowing what union was had a love of natural beauty which was almost madness. (8)
  • Such a companionship has a wisdom to raise it above the title of madness. (10)
  • That would be madness. (7)
  • That would indeed be madness greater than that of a mad world! (8)
  • The madness of his own feeling kept him silent. (8)
  • The madness of jealousy was exhibited. (10)
  • The colours in which he painted her were too lively to last; the madness in his head threatened to subside. (10)
  • The thwarted step was unmentioned; it was a past madness. (10)
  • Then I have had two years of madness. (10)
  • Then the applause reached the degree of enthusiastic madness which she desired; even Loni clapped his hands from the steeple window. (5)
  • There is a point at which terror may turn to madness; and madness incites to action. (1)
  • There was evidently madness somewhere, as his shuddering human nature told him. (10)
  • There were men all about us, but no camp-fires; to have made a blaze would have been madness. (7)
  • This is what I find the fatal defect of our American Ossian, Walt Whitman, whose way is where artistic madness lies. (9)
  • This May madness could but destroy them both! (8)
  • To have taken to the water would have been madness; I must have a raft. (7)
  • Toward morning the madness of the fever abated somewhat, and he went forth into the air. (10)
  • Was it not to be supposed that the madness of the pursuit of his political chimaera might change his character? (10)
  • We were quite decided that it would be madness to breathe it while he was in that state. (10)
  • What blindness, what madness, had led her on! (4)
  • When he raised his face, it was white as madness. (10)
  • Your laugh sounds like madness. (10)

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