pandemoniac

adjective
pan·​de·​mo·​ni·​ac | \ ¦pandə¦mōnēˌak \
variants: or less commonly pandemonic \ -​mänik \ or pandemoniacal \ ¦pandəmə¦nīəkəl \

Definition of pandemoniac

1 : of or relating to or resembling Pandemonium : infernal
2 : having the character of a pandemonium : riotous several hundred thousand hysterical … youths roaring pandemoniac approval— J. A. Morris, born 1904

History and Etymology for pandemoniac

pandemonium + -ac (after demoniac) or -ic (after demonic) or -acal (after demoniacal)

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“Pandemoniac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pandemoniac. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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