insanity

insanity(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (illness)
a. la demencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The criminal's lawyers tried to present an insanity defense in court.Los abogados del criminal trataron de presentar una defensa por demencia en el juicio.
2. (foolishness)
a. la locura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
You're going to base jump off the Empire State Building without a backup shoot? That's insanity!¿Intentas saltar del Empire State Building sin un paracaídas de seguridad? ¡Es una locura!
b. la insensatez
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
To have a picnic in this terrible weather would be pure insanity.Ir de pícnic con este tiempo horrible sería una verdadera insensatez.
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insanity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of person)
a. la demencia f, locura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (colloquial)
a. la demencialidad f, locura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
(of desire, scheme)
insanity [ɪnˈsænɪtɪ]
noun
1 (Med) demencia (f)
to drive sb to insanity volver loco a algn
2 (foolishness) locura (f); insensatez (f)
what he did was sheer insanity lo que hizo fue una verdadera locura or insensatez
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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