Definition of -mania in English:


Pronunciation: /ˈmeɪnɪə/

combining form

  • 1Denoting a specified type of mental abnormality or obsession: kleptomania
  • 1.1Denoting extreme enthusiasm or admiration: Beatlemania



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Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
a powerful whirlpool in the sea