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maniacally

[ muh-nahy-uh-klee ]
/ məˈnaɪ ə kli /
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adverb
in a way that is reminiscent of a violently insane person:A touch on the shoulder would likely be received differently from a smiling person than from a person who is laughing maniacally.
in an overzealous or excessively enthusiastic way; fanatically: Far from being the maniacally focused, late-night or early-morning types, truly creative innovators and problem solvers have a rich life outside of work.
in a way that is related to or typical of manic disorder: I can tell I'm maniacally spending if I stop and pay attention to how many purchases I have to return.
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Origin of maniacally

OTHER WORDS FROM maniacally

sub·ma·ni·a·cal·ly, adverbun·ma·ni·a·cal·ly, adverb
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