What does manic mean?

Definitions for manic
ˈmæn ɪkman·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. frenzied, manicadjective

    affected with or marked by frenzy or mania uncontrolled by reason

    "a frenzied attack"; "a frenzied mob"; "the prosecutor's frenzied denunciation of the accused"- H.W.Carter; "outbursts of drunken violence and manic activity and creativity"

Wiktionary

  1. manicadjective

    manic-depressive

    Etymology: ; μανικός.

  2. manicadjective

    Of or pertaining to someone who exhibits mania or craziness; wicked.

    Etymology: ; μανικός.

  3. manicadjective

    Colloquial, to exhibit great energy, as one who is in the manic phase of manic depression.

    Etymology: ; μανικός.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of manic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of manic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of manic in a Sentence

  1. Foster Sr.:

    Since Friday night, my son, who needed medical treatment for his manic or bipolar episode, never received any treatment, i don’t know what happened with him physically while he was in the jail because they wouldn’t let us see him.

  2. Paul Dalio:

    I feel way more creative now than when I was manic because when I went completely manic, it was just totally scattered and it made no sense, you have to create a tragedy so that people don’t live it.

  3. Chris Sayegh:

    It was bad, i mean, I had a manic episode, and I was basically cleaning really, really good, and I just cleaned everything, and I just did not stop.

  4. Chuck Carlson:

    You've got investors grappling with a new environment of volatility and how to handle that, that means a market like we have now, kind of manic-depressive, passive-aggressive.

  5. Tony Ortega:

    … It would have been videotaped. They are manic about keeping records. To my knowledge, none of this was given to the LAPD.

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