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maniac

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Definition of MANIAC

1
a person judged to be legally or medically insane <they should permanently put away the maniac who is responsible for these kidnappings>
2
a person with a strong and habitual liking for something <I'm a maniac for anything flavored with peppermint>
Synonyms addict, aficionado (also afficionado), buff, bug, devotee, enthusiast, fanatic, fancier, fiend, fool, freak, habitué (also habitue), head, hound, junkie (also junky), lover, maniac, maven (also mavin), nut, sucker
Antonyms nonfan

February 27, 2015
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