What does the word madder mean?

Usage examples for madder

  1. Naturally this remarkable proposition made Judge Tait madder than ever, and he wrote to Judge Dooly that he intended to publish him as a coward. – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris
  2. The music rushed on more wildly- the dance grew madder and madder, and with more ringing laughter of the spectators, as the pair, suddenly making a high side spring, sent a pane of glass from the window jingling down into the street. – The Student-Life of Germany by William Howitt