maniacal

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adjective ma·ni·a·cal \mə-ˈnī-ə-kəl\

Definition of maniacal

  1. 1 :  affected with or suggestive of madness <maniacal laughter>

  2. 2 :  characterized by ungovernable excitement or frenzy :  frantic <a maniacal mob>

maniacally

play \mə-ˈnī-ə-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of maniacal in a sentence

  1. <the movie's villain was a just a clichéd axe-wielding nutcase with a maniacal laugh>

1526

First Known Use of maniacal

1526

Variants of maniacal

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maniac

play \ˈmā-nē-ˌak\

Medical Dictionary

maniacal

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adjective ma·ni·a·cal \mə-ˈnī-ə-kəl\

Medical Definition of maniacal

  1. :  manic

maniacally

\mə-ˈnī-ə-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

Variants of maniacal

also

maniac

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