having or proceeding from an extreme or fanatical support of or belief in something.
a rabid feminist
sinonim: extreme, fanatical, overzealous, extremist, maniacal, passionate, fervent, overkeen, diehard, uncompromising, illiberal, gung-ho, foaming at the mouth
(of an animal) affected with rabies.
As a result of haphazard and inadequate culling, there is now a plague of rabid foxes affecting villages and cities in an arc across the Alps from Austria, through Hungary, Slovenia and Slovakia to Poland.
sinonim: rabies-infected, mad, hydrophobic