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ma·ni·ac

maniac

 
 
pronunciation:
meI ni aek
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a person who is insane.
similar words:
kook, nut
definition 2: a wild, violent person who is a danger to others.
synonyms:
kook, savage
similar words:
demon, devil, monster
definition 3: a person who has a very strong desire or enthusiasm for something.
She is a maniac about bicycle racing.I am a maniac for Mexican food.
similar words:
addict, buff, demon, fanatic
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