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All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.3As mad in folly, lacked the sense to knowAs mad in folly, lack'd the sence to know
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.259indeed he was mad for her and talked of Satan and ofindeede he was madde for her, and talkt of Sathan, and of
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.80Though I am mad, I will not bite him. Call!Though I am mad, I will not byte him: Call?
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.56.2I think th'art mad. The matter?I thinke th'art mad: the matter?
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xi.38That the mad Brutus ended. He aloneThat the mad Brutus ended: he alone
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiii.1Help me, my women! O, he's more madHelpe me my women: Oh hee's more mad
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xv.79Become a dog that's mad; then is it sinBecome a Dogge that's mad: Then is it sinne,
As You Like ItAYL I.iii.8one should be lamed with reasons, and the other madone should be lam'd with reasons, and the other mad
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.399at him; that I drave my suitor from his mad humour ofat him; that I draue my Sutor from his mad humor of
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.i.58.1Horn-mad, thou villain?Horne mad, thou villaine? 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.i.59But sure he is stark mad.But sure he is starke mad: 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.i.116How many fond fools serve mad jealousy!How manie fond fooles serue mad Ielousie? 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.ii.11My house was at the Phoenix. Wast thou madMy house was at the Phoenix? Wast thou mad, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.ii.223Sleeping or waking? mad or well-advised?Sleeping or waking, mad or well aduisde: 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.i.72It would make a man mad as a buck to be so bought and sold.It would make a man mad as a Bucke to be so bought and sold.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.53What, are you mad, that you do reason so?What are you mad, that you doe reason so?
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.54Not mad, but mated. How I do not know.Not mad, but mated, how I doe not know.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iii.81Now, out of doubt, Antipholus is mad,Now out of doubt Antipholus is mad, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iii.86The reason that I gather he is mad,The reason that I gather he is mad, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iii.88Is a mad tale he told today at dinnerIs a mad tale he told to day at dinner, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.43How say you now? Is not your husband mad?How say you now? Is not your husband mad?
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.56Peace, doting wizard, peace. I am not mad.Peace doting wizard, peace; I am not mad.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.124Out on thee, villain! Wherefore dost thou mad me?Out on thee Villaine, wherefore dost thou mad mee?
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.125Will you be bound for nothing? Be mad, good master – Will you be bound for nothing, be mad good Master,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.152that but for the mountain of mad flesh that claimsthat but for the Mountaine of mad flesh that claimes
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.33Hold, hurt him not, for God's sake; he is mad.Hold, hurt him not for God sake, he is mad, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.68And thereof came it that the man was mad.And thereof came it, that the man was mad. 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.70Poisons more deadly than a mad dog's tooth.Poisons more deadly then a mad dogges tooth. 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.84To be disturbed would mad or man or beast.To be disturb'd, would mad or man, or beast: 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.141With him his bondman all as mad as he,With him his bondman, all as mad as he, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.150And with his mad attendant and himself,And with his mad attendant and himselfe, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.217Albeit my wrongs might make one wiser mad.Albeit my wrongs might make one wiser mad. 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.273If he were mad, he would not plead so coldly.If he were mad, he would not pleade so coldly: 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.282I think you are all mated, or stark mad.I thinke you are all mated, or starke mad. 
CoriolanusCor IV.ii.9They say she's mad.They say she's mad.
CymbelineCym I.ii.78.2What? Art thou mad?What? art thou mad?
CymbelineCym I.vii.32What! Are men mad? Hath nature given them eyesWhat are men mad? Hath Nature giuen them eyes
CymbelineCym II.iii.100.1Fools are not mad folks.Fooles are not mad Folkes.
CymbelineCym II.iii.101As I am mad I do:As I am mad, I do:
CymbelineCym II.iii.102If you'll be patient, I'll no more be mad,If you'l be patient, Ile no more be mad,
CymbelineCym IV.ii.195.1Is Cadwal mad?Is Cadwall mad?
CymbelineCym V.v.201To make the noble Leonatus mad,To make the Noble Leonatus mad,
HamletHam II.i.85.1Mad for thy love?Mad for thy Loue?
HamletHam II.i.110.2That hath made him mad.That hath made him mad.
HamletHam II.ii.92I will be brief. Your noble son is mad.I will be breefe. Your Noble Sonne is mad:
HamletHam II.ii.93Mad call I it. For, to define true madness,Mad call I it; for to define true Madnesse,
HamletHam II.ii.94What is't but to be nothing else but mad?What is't, but to be nothing else but mad.
HamletHam II.ii.97That he's mad, 'tis true. 'Tis true, 'tis pity,That he is mad, 'tis true: 'Tis true 'tis pittie,
HamletHam II.ii.100Mad let us grant him then. And now remainsMad let vs grant him then: and now remaines
HamletHam II.ii.377I am but mad north-north-west. When the windI am but mad North, North-West: when the / Winde
HamletHam II.ii.561Make mad the guilty and appal the free,Make mad the guilty, and apale the free,
HamletHam III.i.148mad. I say we will have no more marriage. Those thatmad. I say, we will haue no more Marriages. Those that
HamletHam III.iv.106Alas, he's mad.Alas he's mad.
HamletHam III.iv.189But mad in craft. 'Twere good you let him know.But made in craft. 'Twere good you let him know,
HamletHam IV.i.7Mad as the sea and wind when both contendMad as the Seas, and winde, when both contend
HamletHam IV.i.19This mad young man. But so much was our love,This mad yong man. But so much was our loue,
HamletHam IV.vii.94He made confession of you,Hee mad confession of you,
HamletHam V.i.99suffer this mad knave now to knock him about thesuffer this rude knaue now to knocke him about the
HamletHam V.i.146he that is mad, and sent into England.hee that was mad, and sent into England.
HamletHam V.i.148Why, because 'a was mad. 'A shall recoverWhy, because he was mad; hee shall recouer
HamletHam V.i.153the men are as mad as he.the men are as mad as he.
HamletHam V.i.154How came he mad?How came he mad?
HamletHam V.i.173A whoreson mad fellow's it was. WhoseA whoreson mad Fellowes it was; / Whose
HamletHam V.i.176A pestilence on him for a mad rogue!A pestlence on him for a mad Rogue,
HamletHam V.i.268O, he is mad, Laertes.Oh he is mad Laertes,
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.ii.44How now, how now, mad wag? What, in thyHow now? how now mad Wagge? What in thy
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.52He should, or he should not, for he made me madHe should, or should not: For he made me mad,
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.136Brother, the King hath made your nephew mad.Brother, the King hath made your Nephew mad
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.i.75sixpenny strikers, none of these mad mustachiosix-penny strikers, none of these mad Mustachio-
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.225What, art thou mad? Art thou mad? Is not theWhat, art thou mad? art thou mad? is not the
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.328morning. That same mad fellow of the north, Percy,Morning. The same mad fellow of the North, Percy;
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.49Peace, cousin Percy, you will make him mad.Peace cousin Percy, you will make him mad.
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.139I am afraid my daughter will run mad,I am afraid my Daughter will runne madde,
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.205Nay, if you melt, then will she run mad.Nay, if thou melt, then will she runne madde.
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.34swine-keeping, from eating draff and husks. A madSwine-keeping, from eating Draffe and Huskes. A mad
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.48What, Hal! How now, mad wag? What a devilWhat Hal? How now mad Wag, what a Deuill
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.iii.32Proper to madmen, led his powers to death,(Proper to mad men) led his Powers to death,
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.i.102My lord, this is a poor mad soul, and she saysMy Lord, this is a poore mad soule: and she sayes
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.289Thou whoreson mad compound of majesty,Thou whorson mad Compound of Maiestie:
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.14of mad Shallow yet.of mad Shallow yet.
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.32Inn. Jesu, Jesu, the mad days that I have spent! And toInne. Oh the mad dayes that I haue spent! and to
Henry VH5 III.iii.39Whiles the mad mothers with their howls confusedWhiles the mad Mothers, with their howles confus'd,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.ii.50But rather, moody-mad and desperate stags,But rather moodie mad: And desperate Stagges,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.iii.28Mad ire and wrathful fury makes me weep,Mad ire, and wrathfull fury makes me weepe,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iii.85He talks at random. Sure the man is mad.He talkes at randon: sure the man is mad.
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iii.192And natural graces that extinguish art;Mad naturall Graces that extinguish Art,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.394Where, from thy sight, I should be raging mad,Where from thy sight, I should be raging mad,
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.i.131To Bedlam with him! Is the man grown mad?To Bedlem with him, is the man growne mad.
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.i.163Thou mad misleader of thy brain-sick son!Thou mad misleader of thy brain-sicke sonne,
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iv.89Why art thou patient, man? Thou shouldst be mad;Why art thou patient, man? thou should'st be mad:
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iv.90And I, to make thee mad, do mock thee thus.And I, to make thee mad, doe mock thee thus.
Henry VIIIH8 I.iv.27.2Was he mad, sir?Was he mad Sir?
Henry VIIIH8 I.iv.28O, very mad, exceeding mad, in love too;O very mad, exceeding mad, in loue too;
Henry VIIIH8 II.ii.128.1That he ran mad and died.That he ran mad, and dide.
Julius CaesarJC III.i.10.1What, is the fellow mad?What, is the fellow mad?
Julius CaesarJC III.ii.145It will inflame you, it will make you mad.It will inflame you, it will make you mad:
King JohnKJ II.i.561Mad world! Mad kings! Mad composition!Mad world, mad kings, mad composition:
King JohnKJ III.iv.45I am not mad. This hair I tear is mine.I am not mad: this haire I teare is mine,
King JohnKJ III.iv.48I am not mad – I would to heaven I were,I am not mad, I would to heauen I were,
King JohnKJ III.iv.51Preach some philosophy to make me mad,Preach some Philosophy to make me mad,
King JohnKJ III.iv.53For, being not mad, but sensible of grief,For, being not mad, but sensible of greefe,
King JohnKJ III.iv.57If I were mad, I should forget my son,If I were mad, I should forget my sonne,
King JohnKJ III.iv.59I am not mad – too well, too well I feelI am not mad: too well, too well I feele
King LearKL I.i.146When Lear is mad. What wouldst thou do, old man?When Lear is mad, what wouldest thou do old man?
King LearKL I.v.43O let me not be mad, not mad, sweet heaven!O let me not be mad, not mad sweet Heauen:
King LearKL I.v.44Keep me in temper; I would not be mad!keepe me in temper, I would not be mad.
King LearKL II.ii.83What, art thou mad, old fellow?What art thou mad old Fellow?
King LearKL II.iv.213I prithee, daughter, do not make me mad.I prythee Daughter do not make me mad,
King LearKL II.iv.281Or ere I'll weep. O Fool, I shall go mad!Or ere Ile weepe; O Foole, I shall go mad.
King LearKL III.iv.158Thou sayest the King grows mad; I'll tell thee, friend,Thou sayest the King growes mad, Ile tell thee Friend
King LearKL III.iv.159I am almost mad myself. I had a son,I am almost mad my selfe. I had a Sonne,
King LearKL III.vi.13for he's a mad yeoman that sees his son a gentlemanfor hee's a mad Yeoman that sees his Sonne a Gentleman
King LearKL III.vi.18He's mad that trusts in the tameness of a wolf, a
King LearKL IV.i.26.2'Tis poor mad Tom.'Tis poore mad Tom.
King LearKL IV.i.45.2Alack, sir, he is mad.Alacke sir, he is mad.
King LearKL IV.iv.2As mad as the vexed sea, singing aloud,As mad as the vext Sea, singing alowd,
King LearKL IV.vi.151What, art mad? A man may see how this world goesWhat, art mad? A man may see how this world goes,
King LearKL IV.vi.278The King is mad; how stiff is my vile sense,The King is mad: / How stiffe is my vilde sense
King LearKL V.i.60Exasperates, makes mad, her sister Gonerill,Exasperates, makes mad her Sister Gonerill,
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.243.1Do you hear, my mad wenches?Do you heare my mad wenches?
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.7love is as mad as Ajax: it kills sheep, it kills me – I aLoue is as mad as Aiax, it kils sheepe, it kils mee, I a
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.264Farewell, mad wenches. You have simple wits.Farewell madde Wenches, you haue simple wits.
MacbethMac I.v.29.2Thou'rt mad to say it!Thou'rt mad to say it.
MacbethMac II.ii.34After these ways; so, it will make us mad.After these wayes: so, it will make vs mad.
MacbethMac V.ii.13Some say he's mad. Others, that lesser hate him,Some say hee's mad: Others, that lesser hate him,
Measure for MeasureMM III.ii.88It was a mad fantastical trick of him to steal fromIt was a mad fantasticall tricke of him to steale from
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.60If she be mad, as I believe no other,If she be mad, as I beleeue no other,
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.67.2Many that are not madMany that are not mad
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.498One all of luxury, an ass, a madman,One all of Luxurie, an asse, a mad man:
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.48Some that are mad if they behold a cat,Some that are mad, if they behold a Cat:
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.442An if your wife be not a madwoman,And if your wife be not a mad woman,
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.73Fetching mad bounds, bellowing and neighing loud,Fetching mad bounds, bellowing and neighing loud,
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.176An 'twere to me, I should be mad at it.And 'twere to me I should be mad at it.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.iv.64there, and be mad.there, & be mad.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.i.103Trust me, a mad host. Follow, gentlemen,Trust me, a mad Host: follow Gentlemen,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.v.139have horns to make one mad, let the proverb go withhaue hornes, to make one mad, let the prouerbe goe with
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.i.4But truly he is very courageous mad about hisbut truely he is very couragious mad, about his
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.ii.117Why, this is lunatics. This is mad as a mad dog.Why, this is Lunaticks: this is madde, as a mad dogge.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW V.i.17hath the finest mad devil of jealousy in him, Masterhath the finest mad diuell of iealousie in him (Master
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.4.2How now, mad spirit?how now mad spirit,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.441Thus to make poor females mad.Thus to make poore females mad.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.4Lovers and madmen have such seething brains,Louers and mad men haue such seething braines,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.10That is the madman. The lover, all as frantic,That is the mad man. The Louer, all as franticke,
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.81runs presently mad. God help the noble Claudio! If heruns presently mad. God helpe the noble Claudio, if hee
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.86You will never run mad, niece.You'l ne're run mad Neece.
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.249horn-mad.horne mad.
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.327married, they would talk themselves mad.married, they would talke themselues madde.
OthelloOth III.iii.314Give't me again. Poor lady, she'll run madGiu't me againe. Poore Lady, shee'l run mad
OthelloOth IV.i.100As he shall smile, Othello shall go mad;As he shall smile, Othello shall go mad:
OthelloOth IV.i.239.1I am glad to see you mad.I am glad to see you mad.
OthelloOth IV.iii.26She was in love: and he she loved proved madShe was in loue: and he she lou'd prou'd mad,
OthelloOth V.ii.112And makes men mad.And makes men mad.
OthelloOth V.ii.193What, are you mad? I charge you get you home.What, are you mad? / I charge you get you home.
Richard IIR2 V.ii.95Thou fond, mad woman,Thou fond mad woman:
Richard IIR2 V.v.63In me it seems it will make wise men mad.In me it seemes, it will make wise-men mad:
Richard IIIR3 III.v.4As if thou wert distraught and mad with terror?As if thou were distraught, and mad with terror?
Richard IIIR3 IV.i.74And be thy wife, if any be so mad,And be thy Wife, if any be so mad,
Richard IIIR3 V.v.23England hath long been mad and scarred herself,England hath long beene mad, and scarr'd her selfe;
Romeo and JulietRJ I.ii.53Why, Romeo, art thou mad?Why Romeo art thou mad?
Romeo and JulietRJ I.ii.54Not mad, but bound more than a madman is;Not mad, but bound more then a mad man is:
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.5Torments him so that he will sure run mad.torments him so, that he will sure run mad.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.4For now, these hot days, is the mad blood stirring.for now these / hot dayes, is the mad blood stirring.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.53Thou fond mad man, hear me a little speak.Then fond Mad man, heare me speake.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.62O, then I see that madmen have no ears.O then I see, that Mad men haue no eares.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.v.157.2Fie, fie! What, are you mad?Fie, fie, what are you mad?
Romeo and JulietRJ III.v.176God's bread! It makes me mad.Gods bread, it makes me mad:
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iii.48That living mortals, hearing them, run madThat liuing mortalls hearing them, run mad.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.v.76That you run mad, seeing that she is well.That you run mad, seeing that she is well:
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.67A madman's mercy bid thee run away.A mad mans mercy bid thee run away.
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.80Or am I mad, hearing him talk of Juliet,Or am I mad, hearing him talke of Iuliet,
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.16What, would you make me mad? Am not I ChristopherWhat would you make me mad? Am not I Christopher
The Taming of the ShrewTS I.i.69That wench is stark mad or wonderful froward.That wench is starke mad, or wonderfull froward.
The Taming of the ShrewTS I.ii.18Help, masters, help! My master is mad.Helpe mistris helpe, my master is mad.
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.19And say, ‘ Lo, there is mad Petruchio's wife,And say, loe, there is mad Petruchio's wife
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.123He hath some meaning in his mad attire.He hath some meaning in his mad attire,
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.181Such a mad marriage never was before.such a mad marryage neuer was before:
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.225Be mad and merry, or go hang yourselves.Be madde and merry, or goe hang your selues:
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.241Of all mad matches never was the like.Of all mad matches neuer was the like.
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.243That being mad herself, she's madly mated.That being mad her selfe, she's madly mated.
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.1Fie, fie on all tired jades, on all mad masters, andFie, fie on all tired Iades, on all mad Masters, &
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.195And thus I'll curb her mad and headstrong humour.And thus Ile curbe her mad and headstrong humor:
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.v.35A' will make the man mad, to makeA will make the man mad to make
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.v.42Why, how now, Kate, I hope thou art not mad!Why how now Kate, I hope thou art not mad,
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.v.49Pardon, I pray thee, for my mad mistaking.Pardon I pray thee for my mad mistaking.
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.i.51Help, help, help! Here's a madman willHelpe, helpe, helpe, here's a mad man
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.i.65habit, but your words show you a madman. Why, sir,habit: but your words shew you a mad man: why sir,
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.i.75Away, away, mad ass! His name is Lucentio, andAwaie, awaie mad asse, his name is Lucentio, and
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.i.83Carry this mad knave to the gaol. Father Baptista, ICarrie this mad knaue to the Iaile: father Baptista, I
The TempestTem I.ii.209But felt a fever of the mad, and playedBut felt a Feauer of the madde, and plaid
The TempestTem III.iii.59Being most unfit to live. I have made you mad;Being most vnfit to liue: I haue made you mad;
Timon of AthensTim III.v.107I'm worse than mad. I have kept back their foes,I'm worse then mad: I haue kept backe their Foes
Timon of AthensTim III.vi.110He's but a mad lord, and naught but humoursHe's but a mad Lord, & nought but humors
Timon of AthensTim III.vi.117.1Lord Timon's mad.Lord Timons mad.
Titus AndronicusTit II.i.75Why, are ye mad? Or know ye not in RomeWhy are ye mad? Or know ye not in Rome,
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.104Should straight fall mad, or else die suddenly.Should straite fall mad, or else die suddenly.
Titus AndronicusTit III.i.221If the winds rage, doth not the sea wax mad,If the windes rage, doth not the Sea wax mad,
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.9Who, when my heart, all mad with misery,Who when my hart all mad with misery,
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.24Why, Marcus, no man should be mad but I.Why Marcus, no man should be mad but I:
Titus AndronicusTit IV.i.19Extremity of griefs would make men mad,Extremitie of griefes would make men mad.
Titus AndronicusTit IV.i.21Ran mad for sorrow. That made me to fear,Ran mad through sorrow, that made me to feare,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.ii.3Ay, some mad message from his mad grandfather.I some mad message from his mad Grandfather.
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.21I am not mad, I know thee well enough:I am not mad, I know thee well enough,
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.66Have miserable, mad, mistaking eyes.Haue miserable mad mistaking eyes:
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.74And being credulous in this mad thought,And being Credulous in this mad thought,
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.142I knew them all, though they supposed me mad,I know them all, though they suppose me mad,
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.184And calls herself Revenge, and thinks me mad.And calls herselfe Reuenge, and thinkes me mad.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.i.52They lie indrenched. I tell thee I am madThey lye indrench'd. I tell thee, I am mad
Troilus and CressidaTC II.ii.57As in the prizer. 'Tis mad idolatryAs in the prizer: 'Tis made Idolatrie,
Troilus and CressidaTC II.ii.99'Tis our mad sister. I do know her voice.'Tis our mad sister, I do know her voyce.
Troilus and CressidaTC II.ii.123Because Cassandra's mad. Her brain-sick rapturesBecause Cassandra's mad, her brainsicke raptures
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.ii.75devil take Antenor! The young prince will go mad: adiuell take Anthenor; the yong Prince will goe mad:
Troilus and CressidaTC V.i.46these two may run mad; but if with too much brain andthese two may run mad: but if with too much braine, and
Troilus and CressidaTC V.v.38Mad and fantastic execution,Mad and fantasticke execution;
Twelfth NightTN I.v.132He is but mad yet, madonna, and the fool shall lookHe is but mad yet Madona, and the foole shall looke
Twelfth NightTN I.v.191you be not mad, be gone; if you have reason, be brief.you be not mad, be gone: if you haue reason, be breefe:
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.85My masters, are you mad? Or what are you?My masters are you mad? Or what are you?
Twelfth NightTN II.v.187when the image of it leaves him, he must run mad.when the image of it leaues him, he must run mad.
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.14.2I am as mad as heI am as madde as hee,
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.132Why, we shall make him mad indeed.Why we shall make him mad indeede.
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.135bound. My niece is already in the belief that he's mad.bound. My Neece is already in the beleefe that he's mad:
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.362The man grows mad; away with him. Come, come, sir.The man growes mad, away with him: Come, come sir.
Twelfth NightTN IV.i.26And there! Are all the people mad?and there, / Are all the people mad?
Twelfth NightTN IV.i.60Or I am mad, or else this is a dream.Or I am mad, or else this is a dreame:
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.29Good Sir Topas, do not think I am mad. They have laidgood sir Topas do not thinke I am mad: they haue layde
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.40I am not mad, Sir Topas. I say to you, thisI am not mad sir Topas, I say to you this
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.47was never man thus abused. I am no more mad than youwas neuer man thus abus'd, I am no more madde then you
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.89But as well? Then you are mad indeed, if you beBut as well: then you are mad indeede, if you be
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.115mad indeed, or do you but counterfeit?mad indeed, or do you but counterfeit.
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.128Like a mad lad – ‘ Pare thy nails, dad?Like a mad lad, paire thy nayles dad,
Twelfth NightTN IV.iii.15To any other trust but that I am madTo any other trust, but that I am mad,
Twelfth NightTN IV.iii.16Or else the lady's mad; yet if 'twere so,Or else the Ladies mad; yet if 'twere so,
Twelfth NightTN V.i.290How now, art thou mad?How now, art thou mad?
Twelfth NightTN V.i.347First told me thou wast mad; then, camest in smiling,First told me thou wast mad; then cam'st in smiling,
Twelfth NightTN V.i.371that's all one. ‘ By the Lord, fool, I am not mad!’ But dothat's all one: By the Lotd Foole, I am not mad: but do
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.99For why, the fools are mad if left alone.For why, the fooles are mad, if left alone.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.180.1Men are mad things.Men are mad things.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.256.2You are mad.You are mad.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iii.22.2Is't not mad lodging,Is't not mad lodging,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.24.2Here, my mad boys; have at ye!Here my mad boyes, have at ye.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.73There's a dainty madwoman, master,Ther's a dainty mad woman Mr.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.74Comes i'th' nick, as mad as a March hare.comes i'th Nick as mad as a march hare:
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.77A madwoman? We are made, boys!A mad woman? we are made Boyes.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.78.1And are you mad, good woman?And are you mad good woman?
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.122.2You are not mad?You are not mad?
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.132What ignorant and mad malicious traitorsWhat ignorant and mad malicious Traitors,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.i.45.4No, sir, not well.Tis too true, she is mad.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.i.46.1'Tis too true, she is mad.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.ii.12She would run mad for this man. What an eye,She would run mad for this man: what an eye?
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.ii.48Whether I loved, I had run mad for Arcite;Whether I lov'd, I had run mad for Arcite,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.iii.33shrewd measure; take heed! If one be mad, or hang orshrowd / Measure, take heede; if one be mad, or hang or
The Winter's TaleWT II.iii.71Than you are mad; which is enough, I'll warrant,Then you are mad: which is enough, Ile warrant
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.181And then run mad indeed, stark mad! For allAnd then run mad indeed: starke-mad: for all
The Winter's TaleWT III.iii.116You're a made old man. If theYou're a mad olde man: If the

Poems

 15 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.997 At his own shadow let the thief run mad, At his owne shadow let the theefe runne mad,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1106 Sometime 'tis mad and too much talk affords. Sometime tis mad and too much talke affords.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1108 Make her moans mad with their sweet melody; Make her mones mad, with their sweet melodie,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1781 Who, mad that sorrow should his use control, Who mad that sorrow should his vse controll,
SonnetsSonn.129.8 On purpose laid to make the taker mad. On purpose layd to make the taker mad.
SonnetsSonn.129.9 Mad in pursuit and in possession so; Made In pursut and in possession so,
SonnetsSonn.140.9 For if I should despair, I should grow mad, For if I should dispaire I should grow madde,
SonnetsSonn.140.12 Mad slanderers by mad ears believed be. Madde slanderers by madde eares beleeued be.
SonnetsSonn.147.10 And frantic mad with evermore unrest; And frantick madde with euer-more vnrest,
SonnetsSonn.147.11 My thoughts and my discourse as mad men's are, My thoughts and my discourse as mad mens are,
Venus and AdonisVen.249 Being mad before, how doth she now for wits? Being mad before, how doth she now for wits?
Venus and AdonisVen.323 As they were mad, unto the wood they hie them, As they were mad vnto the wood they hie them,
Venus and AdonisVen.738 Of mad mischances and much misery; Of mad mischances, and much miserie.
Venus and AdonisVen.1062 Her eyes are mad that they have wept till now. Her eyes are mad, that they haue wept till now.
Venus and AdonisVen.1151 It shall be raging-mad, and silly-mild, It shall be raging mad, and sillie milde,

Glossary

 30 result(s).
bedlammad beggar, madman/woman, lunatic
bedlammad, crazed, frantic
bemaddingmaking mad, maddening
bestraughtbereft of wits, mad, out of one's mind
brainsick, brain-sickmad, foolish, frantic
cuckold-madmad through being a cuckold
distractderanged, mad, mentally disturbed
distractdrive mad, derange, unbalance
embosseddriven to such extremes, made mad with exhaustion
fondfoolish, stupid, mad
franticmad, insane, frenzied, out of one's senses
giddywild with rage, mad with anger
giddymad, crazy, insane
horn-mad[as of horned beasts] furious, enraged, raving mad
idlemad, crazy, lunatic
lunefrenzied fit, tantrum, mad outburst
madmadden, excite, provoke
madwild, uncontrollable, excitable, high-spirited
madstrange, bizarre, weird
madmadden, exasperate, infuriate
madwild, faithless, inconstant
madangry, furious, beside oneself
maddingbecoming mad, frenzied
maddingdriving one mad, provoking madness
mankindman-like woman, virago; or: mad, furious, infuriated
possessedmad, crazy, under demonic control
ragefolly, rashness, mad jest
ragingmad, rash, crazy
wildfurious, mad, infuriated
woodmad, wild, furious

Thesaurus

 29 result(s).
anger, mad withgiddy
beggar, madbedlam
cuckold, mad through being acuckold-mad
driving one madmadding
exhaustion, made mad withembossed
jest, madrage
madbestraught
madbedlam
madwild
madidle
maddistract
madfond
madwood
madpossessed
madgiddy
madbrainsick, brain-sick
madfrantic
madraging
madmankind
mad beggarbedlam
mad jestrage
mad outburstlune
mad through being a cuckoldcuckold-mad
mad with angergiddy
mad, becomingmadding
mad, drivedistract
mad, driving onemadding
mad, ravinghorn-mad
outburst, madlune

Themes and Topics

 2 result(s).
Ly...antic sonn 147 10 i am frantic mad with evermore unrest grievous ...
Classical mythology...d achilles was not given to him he went mad and killed himself character in troilus...
...lamon ac iv xiii 2 he&rsquo s more mad / than telamon for his shield ajax a...

Words Families

 21 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
BEMADDINGBASICsee MAD
MADBASICmad adj, madded adj, madding adj, maddIng n, madly adv, madness n
MADACTIONbemadding adj
MADMINDmad-brain adj, mad-brained adj
MADPART OF BODYhorn-mad adj, mad-headed adj
MADPEOPLEcuckold-mad adj, madcap adj, madcap n, madman n, madwoman n
MADSTATEmad-bred adj, madly-used adj, moody-mad adj, raging-mad adj
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