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deranged
used in Frankenstein

2 uses
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Definition mentally imbalanced — often temporarily due to anger
  • He then took me into his laboratory and explained to me the uses of his various machines, instructing me as to what I ought to procure and promising me the use of his own when I should have advanced far enough in the science not to derange their mechanism.
    Chapter 3 (99% in)
  • The conclusion of this speech convinced my father that my ideas were deranged, and he instantly changed the subject of our conversation and endeavoured to alter the course of my thoughts.
    Chapter 22 (17% in)

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