Pyromania definition

pīrō-mānē-ə, -mānyə
The irresistible urge to start fires.
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A persistent compulsion to start destructive fires.
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(psychology) A compulsive disorder characterised by obsession with fire or uncontrollable urges to start fires.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
pyromania
Plural:
pyromanias

Origin of pyromania

  • From pyro- +"Ž -mania.

    From Wiktionary