Manic meaning

mănĭk
Extremely or excessively excited, elated, etc.
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The definition of manic is someone or something that shows wild and unrestrained enthusiasm, to the point of being in a frenzied state.

A person jumping and dancing around with intense excitement is an example of someone who might be described as manic.

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Full of or characterized by frenetic activity or wild excitement.

A manic fiddler; the manic pace of modern life.

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Relating to or affected by mania.
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Relating to or affected by mania.
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(psychiatry) Suffering from mania; the state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood, arousal, and/or energy levels.
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Of or pertaining to someone who exhibits mania or craziness; wicked.
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Having, characterized by, or like mania.
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Origin of manic

  • Greek manikos mad from maniā madness mania

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • mania +"Ž -ic; Ancient Greek μανικός (manikos).

    From Wiktionary