Example sentences for: insanity

How can you use “insanity” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Robley Dunglison in his series of medical dictionaries (1833—1903) echoes medical thinking of the time when he says of dementia in common parlance, and even in legal language, this word is synonymous with insanity...

  • All the while, Nash was showing an intense interest in the state of Israel--often a sign of incipient insanity, at least in a non-Jew.

  • If cliff-diving is a sport and not a form of insanity, Acapulco’s La Quebrada cliff-divers have to be the champs.

  • The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary

  • At an event in Iowa this year, there were five crews from CBS alone, including a crew for 60 Minutes , one for a special the network was doing, one for Sunday Morning , another for the news that night, and one for the "pool"--the take-turns-and-share system sometimes imposed on the press in a futile attempt to cut down on this sort of insanity.

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