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manic

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adjective man·ic \ˈma-nik\

Simple Definition of manic

  • : having or relating to a mental illness that causes someone to become very excited or emotional

  • : very excited, energetic, or emotional

Full Definition of manic

  1. :  affected with, relating to, characterized by, or resulting from mania

manic noun
man·i·cal·ly play \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of manic

  1. a manic sense of humor



Circa 1824

First Known Use of manic

circa 1824

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