manic disorder


noun Psychiatry.

a type of affective disorder characterized by euphoric mood, excessive activity and talkativeness, impaired judgment, and sometimes psychotic symptoms, as grandiose delusions.

Nearby words

  1. mania,
  2. maniac,
  3. maniacal,
  4. manic,
  5. manic depression,
  6. manic-depressive,
  7. manic-depressive illness,
  8. manichaean,
  9. manichaeism,
  10. manichaeus

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