"morbid desire for writing," 1840; see -graphy + mania. Related: Graphomaniac (1827).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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Historical Examples of graphomania

  • The graphomania is not without its absurdities and disadvantages, but it is the chief support of different tradesmen.

    Old and New Paris, v. 1

    Henry Sutherland Edwards