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used in All Quiet on the Western Front

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acting crazy


suffering from cognitive dementia (mental deterioration)
  • But when I begin to cut the shirt the eyes open once more and the cry is in them again and the demented expression, so that I must close them, press them shut and whisper: "I want to help you, Comrade, camerade, camerade, camerade—" eagerly repeating the word, to make him understand.
    Chapter 9 (69% in)
demented = crazy (affected by madness or extreme distress)
  • He is absolutely mad for he has to pass through the barrage; but this lightning that lowers somewhere above us all has struck him and made him demented.
    Chapter 11 (40% in)
demented = crazy
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