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1. madcap

noun. ['ˈmædˌkæp'] a reckless impetuous irresponsible person.

Synonyms

  • hothead
  • venturer
  • daredevil
  • swashbuckler
  • harum-scarum
  • tearaway
  • lunatic

Antonyms

  • unadventurous
  • careful
  • nonarbitrary
  • undynamic

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Words that Rhyme with Madcap

  • ascap
  • corcap
  • handicap
  • hubcap
  • kneecap
  • lightcap
  • midcap
  • realcap
  • recap
  • roadcap
  • rocap
  • skycap
  • smallcap
  • westcap

Example sentences of the word madcap


1. Noun, singular or mass
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Quotes containing the word madcap


1. Sometimes I dreamthat everything in the world is here, in my room, in a great closet, named and orderly,and I am here too, in front of it, hardly able to see for the flash and the brightness—and sometimes I am that madcap person clapping my hands and singing; and sometimes I am that quiet person down on my knees.
- Mary Oliver

2. madcap

adjective. ['ˈmædˌkæp'] characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation; (`brainish' is archaic).

Synonyms

  • brainish
  • hotheaded
  • incautious
  • tearaway
  • impulsive

Antonyms

  • timid
  • responsible
  • sane
  • forceless
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