Meaning of INSANITY in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ ɪnsænɪti ]
Insanity is the state of being insane.
The defence pleaded insanity, but the defendant was found guilty and sentenced.
If you describe a decision or an action as insanity , you think it is very foolish.
...the final financial insanity of the 1980s.
N-UNCOUNT : usu with supp , oft N of n [ disapproval ]
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006