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məˈnaɪ ə kəlma·ni·a·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. maniacal, maniac(p)adjective

    wildly disordered

    "a maniacal frenzy"


  1. maniacaladjective

    Like a maniac; insane; frenzied.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maniacaladjective

    affected with, or characterized by, madness; maniac


  1. Maniacal

    Maniacal is the third full-length studio album by the New York crossover thrash band, Sworn Enemy. The album was released in the United States in 2008.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maniacal in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maniacal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  1. Gary Stibel:

    They have a maniacal focus on cash and results, you've got to be very careful about putting a bull in a china shop unless you're prepared to have a lot of broken glass.

  2. John Lennon:

    Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives. I think we're being run by maniacs for maniacal ends and I think I'm liable to be put away as insane for expressing that. That's what's insane about it.

  3. Anthon St Maarten:

    Patience is the antidote to the restless poison of the Ego. Without it we all become ego-maniacal bulls in china shops, destroying our future happiness as we blindly rush in where angels fear to tread. In these out-of-control moments, we bulldoze through the best possible outcomes for our lives, only to return to the scene of the crime later to cry over spilt milk.

  4. Bill Clinton:

    The American people gave the Congress to a group of very conservative Republicans, when they passed bills with the veto-proof majority with a lot of Democrats voting for it, that I couldn't stop, all of a sudden we turn out to be maniacal deregulators. I mean, come on.

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