Words Like MANIA
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16 Alternative Words Similar to mania
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10 definitions of mania
Violent derangement of mind; madness; insanity. Cf. delirium.
Excessive or unreasonable desire; insane passion affecting one or many people.
a mood disorder; an affective disorder in which the victim tends to respond excessively and sometimes violently
an irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action
An excessively intense enthusiasm, interest, or desire; a craze: a mania for neatness.
Psychiatry A manifestation of bipolar disorder, characterized by profuse and rapidly changing ideas, exaggerated sexuality, gaiety, or irritability, and decreased sleep.
Violent abnormal behavior. See Synonyms at insanity.
Any form or phase of insanity with exaltation of spirits and rapidity of mental action; specifically, a psychoneurosis with these as the fundamental features.
An eager, uncontrolled, or uncontrollable desire: as, a mania for drink; in colloquial use, a “rage” or craze for something: as, a mania for first editions.
Violent derangement of mind; madness; insanity.