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English definition of “madly”

madly

adverb uk   /ˈmæd.li/ us  

madly adverb (QUICKLY)

If you do something madly, you do it very quickly because you have little time: I was rushing around madly tidying up the flat before they arrived.Hurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and activeUncontrolled

madly adverb (ENTHUSIASTICALLY)

with a lot of energy and enthusiasm: We cheered madly as the team came out onto the field. She's madly (= extremely) in love with David.Energetic and lively
(Definition of madly from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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