Origin of manic
Examples from the Web for manic
Bart gets confused and angry, he gets bullied, he experiences the manic highs and lows that come with being a child.
My dad in a kind of manic phase, feeling really euphoric and excited and like [sharp breath intake] kind of high.Molly Shannon on ‘Life After Beth,’ Turning 50, and ‘Never Been Kissed’|Melissa Leon|August 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A comedy titan who was always the center of attention, amusing even the most hardened of cynics with his manic energy.Robin Williams, Hollywood’s Grand Jester, Is Dead at 63|Marlow Stern|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Four broke off Ambien usage after experiencing impaired concentration, continuing or aggravated depression, and manic reaction.
The manic side of the illness can be a very addictive condition.‘Homeland’ Showrunner: ‘We Knew We Had to Plot a New Course’|Andrew Romano|September 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
His cases seem mainly to have been what we call absorbed manics or manic stupors.
This procedure is not questioned, because the manic reaction as distinguished from a mania is well recognized.
Kraepelin treats stupors occurring in manic-depressive insanity as falling into two groups, the depressive and manic.
Other psychoses superficially resembling stupor are the perplexity and absorbed manic (manic stupor) states.
There are three primary mood disorders: depression, mania, and manic depression.When You Don't Know Where to Turn|Steven J. Bartlett