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Meaning of MANIC

Pronunciation:  'manik

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  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"

MANIC is a 5 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: frenzied, wild



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Man"ic\, a. [Gr. ? mad, frenzied.] (Med.)
Of or pert. to, or characterized by, mania, or excitement.

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