Example sentences for: insanity

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

  • A plea on groups of insanity, in a newspaper report of a criminal trial, is promptly dismissed by the mind and substituted with “grounds.”

  • Worse, Simon's concern at this turn of events is interpreted as insanity.

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

  • He told interviewer Hiroki Fukuda that this century, more than any other, has been steeped in blood and controlled by the power of insanity.

  • 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...

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