Examples of maniac in a Sentence
He's a complete maniac when he's playing football.
they should permanently put away the maniac who is responsible for these kidnappings
Recent Examples of maniac from the Web
In Brazil — which still hasn’t quite gotten over Germany’s 7-1 humiliation of the home team during the 2014 World Cup semifinals — several maniacs staged a mock funeral for Germany, parading down a street with caskets draped in the German flag.
The first and most important one is sticking the ball in the net and celebrating like a maniac.
Sproles, who will turn 35 next month, is 5-6 and 190 pounds of bionic maniac.
Best Application of Technology: Esports Arena Las Vegas Video gaming maniacs will love the Esports Arena, which opened in the spring of 2018 in the old LAX nightclub space at Luxor Las Veags.
The only truly terrifying one, a knife-wielding maniac, is an uncomfortable and tone-deaf stereotype of a Mexican gangster that the film could have easily done without.
Also called the East Area Rapist, the mystery maniac was blamed for a battery of crimes in the county starting in the late 1970s and ending in 1981.
Thanos, as an all-powerful giant purple space-maniac, arrives at an alternative argument for more intergalactic genocide.
Egads, these bodies are short of a head, sliced off with the precision of a maniac adept at saws and blades!
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addict, aficionado (also afficionado), buff, bug, devotee, enthusiast, fan, fanatic, fancier, fiend, fool, freak, habitué (also habitue), head, hound, junkie (also junky), lover, maven (also mavin), nut, sucker;
MANIAC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of maniac for English Language Learners
: someone who is violent and mentally ill
: a person who behaves in a very wild way
: a person who is extremely enthusiastic about something
MANIAC Defined for Kids
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