Example sentences for: insanity

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

  • 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.

  • In the 1900s, insanity also faded from the medical vocabulary, and it is now used by lawyers and judges when deciding on responsibility for acts committed while mentally deranged: not guilty by reason of insanity.

  • A hero and just two or three supporting actors enact stories about gods, historic battles, ghosts, unhappy love, and grief-stricken insanity.

  • Such ebullitions of insanity continued for three decades, becoming more rococo.

  • To add to this insanity, there is no butter in buttermilk , no egg in eggplant , neither worms nor wood in wormwood , and no ham in a hamburger . (In fact, if somebody invented a sandwich consisting of a ham patty in a bun, we would have a hard time finding a name for it.)

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