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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A reckless impetuous irresponsible person adj. - Characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective : a madcap scheme
  • If a story every deserved the word madcap, it is Steven Gould's 'Peaches for Mad Molly'.
  • The fool of whom Mr. Razumov had thought was the rich and festive student known as madcap Kostia.
  • A fit of unworldliness, be almost as reckless as the creature he calls madcap and would rather call countess. for more
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