What does maniac mean?

Definitions for maniac
ˈmeɪ niˌækma·ni·ac

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lunatic, madman, maniac(noun)

    an insane person

  2. maniac(adj)

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

  3. maniacal, maniac(p)(adj)

    wildly disordered

    "a maniacal frenzy"

Wiktionary

  1. maniac(Noun)

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

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

  2. maniac(Noun)

    A fanatic, a person with an obsession.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maniac(adj)

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

    Etymology: [F. maniaque. See Mania.]

  2. Maniac(noun)

    a raving lunatic; a madman

    Etymology: [F. maniaque. See Mania.]

Anagrams for maniac »

  1. caiman

  2. mancia

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How to say maniac in sign language?

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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. Alec Baldwin:

    First Lady Melania Trump must know what a maniac he is.

  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 Santayana:

    The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drunkard or the ape.

  4. George Carlin:

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

  5. 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.

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