What is another word for mad as a hatter?

103 synonyms found


[ mˈad az ɐ hˈatə], [ mˈad az ɐ hˈatə], [ m_ˈa_d a_z ɐ h_ˈa_t_ə]

How to use "Mad as a hatter" in context?

The phrase "mad as a hatter" has an interesting story behind it. The phrase is originally from the novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. In the novel, Alice falls into a deep sleep and enters a world of fantasy. While she is there, she meets a man named the Mad Hatter who is very mad. One of the things that makes him mad is the fact that everyone is asking him questions, but no one is listening to him. The Mad Hatter says to Alice, "I'm as mad as a hatter, I'll tell you what I'll do.

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