English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'madman'

(noun) 
Definition
a person who behaves recklessly
I wanted to run around outside, screaming like a madman.
Synonyms
maniac
a drug-crazed maniac
,
nut (slang)
I'd heard he was just some nut who lived up a tree.
,
nutter (British, slang)
,
nutcase (slang)
,
headcase (informal)
,
headbanger (informal)
,
crazy (informal)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of loony
Definition
a person who behaves in a foolish manner
He drives like a loony, far too fast!
Synonyms
mad person,
nut (slang),
psycho (slang),
nutter (British, slang),
basket case (slang),
nutcase (slang),
madwoman,
headcase (informal),
mental case (slang),
headbanger (slang),
crazy (informal)
in the sense of lunatic
Definition
a person who behaves in a foolish or erratic manner
They must have wondered who this lunatic was, shouting and waving at them.
Synonyms
nutter (British, slang),
nut (slang),
loony (slang),
basket case (slang),
nutcase (slang),
headcase (informal),
headbanger (informal),
crazy (informal)
in the sense of nut
Definition
an eccentric or insane person
I'd heard he was just some nut who lived up a tree.
Synonyms
flake (slang, US),
psycho (slang),
crank (informal),
loony (slang),
nutter (British, slang),
oddball (informal),
crackpot (informal),
basket case (slang),
wacko (slang),
nutcase (slang),
headcase (informal),
headbanger (slang),
crazy (informal)

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