Meaning of “madly” in the English Dictionary

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madlyadverb

us /ˈmæd·li/

madly adverb (NOT CONTROLLED)

(of performing an activity) in a wild, fast, or excited and not controlled way:

Just before my in-laws arrived, I rushed around madly trying to clean the place up.

madly adverb (ENTHUSIASTICALLY)

enthusiastically and with great interest:

She says she’s madly in love with him.

(Definition of “madly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)