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1(insane)(person) demente(mutterings/screams) enloquecido(mutterings/screams) de dementeto become demented — enloquecerse
- She flailed her limbs and screamed, looking like a poor demented bird.
- Not to let one musical style last for long, he soon ditched the guitar, grabbed the mic and started back in with some demented rapping.
- I probably looked more than a little demented, come to think of it.
- As if drunk, or stoned or demented, I jumble everything up, use wrong words or leave gaps in sentences that trail off to nowhere.
- At this point you may be asking, why it is important to train a workforce that will be experts in taking care of demented residents.
- Conversations may be in whispers or, often, in demented shouting contests.
- Caretakers and physicians often project sensations of hunger and thirst onto severely demented patients with poor oral intake.
- As Earth orbits the sun, the tubes are lashing through space like water from a demented lawn sprinkler.
- The diagnosis of an independent depressive disorder becomes difficult in the demented patient.
- But, it could be a problem with older, demented patients, or those who are unconscious.
- Health care professionals commonly rely on feeding tubes to supply nutrition to these severely demented patients.
- It sounds like an orchestra of demented bassoonists playing at full tilt.
- Until a week ago, he was demented, rigid, incontinent, unable to talk, swallow or blink his eyes.
- If he lived to 200, he would never understand females, and the demented way their brains worked.
- To me, it seemed like demented torture, and not very flattering.
- Louisa stopped navigating the steps to stare at me while I bounced all around the living room like a demented idiot.
- I looked down and saw that he was eating some demented form of French fries with ketchup squirted all over them.
- Deep set eyes and a long face made him look like a demented scientist.
- On the flip side, cognition has improved in demented or impaired people given nutritional support.
- Finally, at the age of 33, the demented fury that drove him on has subsided and other priorities have kicked in.
- They hold a twisted allure to the more demented members of any society.
- Less severely demented patients and black and Hispanic patients were more likely to stay in the home.
- Polonius insisted that Hamlet had become demented, and cautioned Ophelia to keep her distance.
- Then the speakers seem to come alive with demented directional droning.
- Others might view such people as demented or delusional or megalomaniacal.
- Whenever demented patients travel, it is safe to assume their confusion will worsen for the duration of the trip.
- They fell in the gaily lit hall with a flutter like demented birds attempting flight.
- Reaction to the wreck showed an almost demented optimism about the venture.
- High level of disability is associated with major depression, in both demented and nondemented people.
- To my possibly demented mind there did seem to be something unique, even comical about the framing of the issues.
2informal(very worried, irritated)histérico informalshe was demented with worry — estaba histérica (de preocupación) informal
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