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mania

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  1. 1 a serious mental disorder that prevents one from living a safe and normal life that form of mania often manifests itself in excessive and often incoherent talkativeness Synonyms of mania aberration, dementia, derangement, lunacy, madness, insanity, rage [archaic]Words Related to mania neurosis, psychosis; instability, irrationality, unreasonableness; delirium, frenzy, hysteria; hallucinosis, hypomania, paranoia, schizophrenia; senile dementia; delusion, hallucination; monomania, obsession, phobia; abnormality, dementedness, unsoundnessNear Antonyms of mania lucidity, rationality, rationalness, reasonability, reasonableness; normality, soundnessAntonyms of mania mind, saneness, sanity

  2. 2 something about which one is constantly thinking or concerned his wife was baffled and amused by his mania for old comic books Synonyms of mania fetish (also fetich), idée fixe, fixation, obsession, preoccupation, prepossessionWords Related to mania monomania; complex, hang-up, problem, trip; appetite, cacoëthes, compulsion, craving, desire, drive, enthusiasm, fascination, hankering, hunger, infatuation, itch, longing, lust, passion, pining, thirst, urge, yearning, yen; idiosyncrasy, quirk; bent, disposition, inclination, leaning, partiality, penchant, predilection, predisposition, proclivity, propensity, tendencyNear Antonyms of mania apathy, disinterestedness, disregard, indifference, insouciance, nonchalance, unconcern, unconcernedness


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