- 1[usually before noun] (disapproving) (of a type of person) having very strong feelings about something and acting in an unacceptable way rabid right-wing fanatics the rabid tabloid press
- 2[usually before noun] (disapproving) (of feelings or opinions) violent or extreme rabid speculation
- 3suffering from rabies a rabid dog
rabidlyjump to other results
adverb She is as rabidly anti-smoking as only a recently cured addict can be.