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deranged
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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Definition
mentally imbalanced — often temporarily due to anger
  • Quite a few were deranged.
    p. 194.6
  • Though there were hundreds of POWs in camp, this deranged corporal was fixated on Louie, hunting the former Olympian, whom he would call "number one prisoner."
    p. 241.1
  • He stormed and frothed, seeming completely deranged.
    p. 282.2
  • His last campaign, in the Pennsylvania town of Altoona, had met with heckling, meager attendance, and a hollering, deranged choir member who had had to be thrown out of his services, only to return repeatedly, like a fly to spilled jelly.
    p. 370.3

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