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Another word for mania

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Noun
  1. A subject or activity that inspires lively interest

      1. Violent, explosive anger.
      2. A fit of anger.
      3. Furious intensity, as of a storm or disease.
      1. suffering or agony, as of a martyr
      2. an account of this
      3. the sufferings of Jesus, beginning with his agony in the garden of Gethsemane and continuing to his death on the Cross
      1. Great excitement for or interest in a subject or cause.
      2. A source or cause of great excitement or interest.
      3. Ecstasy arising from supposed possession by a god.
      1. To cause to become mentally deranged or obsessed.
      2. To produce a network of fine cracks in the surface or glaze of.
      3. To become mentally deranged or obsessed.
    See also:

    concern

  2. An irrational preoccupation

      1. An object or entity that is not or cannot be named specifically:
      2. An individual object, especially an inanimate object:
      3. A creature:
      1. Compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea or an unwanted feeling or emotion, often accompanied by symptoms of anxiety.
      2. A compulsive, often unreasonable idea or emotion.
      1. The act or process of fixing or fixating:
      2. An obsessive preoccupation.
      3. A strong attachment to a person or thing, manifested in an immature or pathological way.
      1. An object that is believed to have magical or spiritual powers, especially such an object associated with animistic or shamanistic religious practices.
      2. An object of unreasonably excessive attention or reverence:
      3. Something, such as a material object or nonsexual part of the body, that arouses sexual desire and may become necessary for sexual gratification.
    See also:

    concern

  3. Serious mental illness or disorder impairing a person's capacity to function normally and safely

    See also:

    sane

Another word for mania

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