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English definition of “rabid”

rabid

adjective (UNREASONABLE)    /ˈræb.ɪd/
disapproving having and expressing extreme and unreasonable feelings: The attack is believed to have been carried out by a group of rabid anti-semites. a rabid feministStrong feelings rabidly     /-li/ adverb disapproving in an extreme and unreasonable wayStrong feelings
(Definition of rabid adjective (UNREASONABLE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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