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Synonyms for maniac
ˈmeɪ niˌæk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lunatic, madman, maniac(noun)

    an insane person

    Synonyms:
    madman, daredevil, madcap, lunatic, swashbuckler, hothead, harum-scarum

    Antonyms:
    sane

  2. maniac(adj)

    a person who has an obsession with or excessive enthusiasm for something

    Synonyms:
    lunatic, madman

    Antonyms:
    sane

  3. maniacal, maniac(p)(adj)

    wildly disordered

    "a maniacal frenzy"

    Antonyms:
    sane

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. maniac(n.)

    Synonyms:
    madman, lunatic, bedlamite, insane person

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. maniac(n)

    Synonyms:
    madman, bedlamite

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "maniac":

    stalker, crazy, madman, sick, psychopath, insane, lunatic, freak, psycho

How to pronounce maniac?

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How to use maniac in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    When you look at the way he's dealt with the Senate, where he goes in there, like a, you know, frankly like a little bit of a maniac, you're never going to get things done that way.

  2. George Carlin:

    Ever notice that anyone going slower than you is an idiot, but anyone going faster is a maniac?

  3. Donald Trump:

    I want to finish up because you got a bad evening out there and you have to drive. You have to do me a favor. I don't really care if you get hurt or not, but I want you to last until tomorrow, OK? if you're going to get hurt, and if you're going to drive like a maniac, do it tomorrow after you vote. And I promise I will come and visit you in the hospital. I promise. No, I'm only kidding, I want you to be careful.

  4. George Santayana:

    The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drunkard or the ape.

  5. Donald Trump:

    This guy, he's a maniac, he's not even on the scale -- these people, we've got a bunch of real dummies.

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