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Maniac vs. Maniacal vs. Manic

Maniac
Definition

An insane person

Examples

What kind of maniac would set fire to the forest?

Maniacal
Definition

Wildly disordered

Examples

A maniacal frenzy

Manic
Definition

Affected with or marked by frenzy or mania uncontrolled by reason

Examples

Outbursts of drunken violence and manic activity and creativity

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