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mad

adjective (ENTHUSIASTIC)    /mæd/ (madder or maddest)
be mad about sb/sth B1 informal to love someone or something: He's the first real boyfriend she's had and she's mad about him. He's mad about football .Excited, interested and enthusiastic be mad for sb/sth UK informal to want someone or something very much, or to be very interested in someone or something: Everyone's mad for him and I just don't see the attraction .Excited, interested and enthusiastic
(Definition of mad adjective (ENTHUSIASTIC) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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