What does maniac mean?

Definitions for maniac
ˈmeɪ niˌækma·ni·ac

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word maniac.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lunatic, madman, maniacnoun

    an insane person

  2. maniacadjective

    a person who has an obsession with or excessive enthusiasm for something

  3. maniacal, maniac(p)adjective

    wildly disordered

    "a maniacal frenzy"

Wiktionary

  1. maniacnoun

    An insane person, especially one who suffers from a mania.

    Etymology: maniacus, from μανιακός, adjectival form of μανία.

  2. maniacnoun

    A fanatic, a person with an obsession.

    Etymology: maniacus, from μανιακός, adjectival form of μανία.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maniacadjective

    raving with madness; raging with disordered intellect; affected with mania; mad

    Etymology: [F. maniaque. See Mania.]

  2. Maniacnoun

    a raving lunatic; a madman

    Etymology: [F. maniaque. See Mania.]

Anagrams for maniac »

  1. caiman

  2. mancia

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  1. Alex
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    Karen
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maniac in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maniac in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of maniac in a Sentence

  1. Kate Bosworth:

    She was a beautiful and complex woman: A sister, a daughter, a wife, a lover. Human. Her life has for too long been overshadowed by the tragedy orchestrated by a raging psychopath, now, more than ever, we feel it is important to focus on the woman — to reaffirm the voice of Sharon Tate — and to take away the megaphone from the maniac.

  2. Donald Trump:

    This guy, he's a maniac, he's not even on the scale -- these people, we've got a bunch of real dummies.

  3. George Carlin:

    Ever notice that anyone going slower than you is an idiot, but anyone going faster is a maniac?

  4. Donald Trump:

    She's got a problem: She's got a maniac on the other side ... (Bernie Sanders is) a socialist slash communist, hillary is standing there listening to this and she's getting dragged over, she's getting dragged so far over to the left.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I want to finish up because you got a bad evening out there and you have to drive. You have to do me a favor. I don't really care if you get hurt or not, but I want you to last until tomorrow, OK? if you're going to get hurt, and if you're going to drive like a maniac, do it tomorrow after you vote. And I promise I will come and visit you in the hospital. I promise. No, I'm only kidding, I want you to be careful.

Images & Illustrations of maniac

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