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maniac

Pronunciation: /ˈmeɪniæk/

Translation of maniac in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • maniaco, (masculine, feminine), maníaco, (masculine, feminine) homicidal maniac maniaco homicida he was rushing around like a maniac corría de un lado a otro como un loco a religious maniac un fanático (religioso) he's a baseball maniac es un fanático del béisbol
    Example sentences
    • I just don't think at any stage they are going to be able to make a credible case that he is some sort of right-wing maniac.
    • A night of petrol-fuelled hedonism is in store at Wimbledon Greyhound Stadium on Sunday where motor maniacs can admire a human canon ball, a monster truck, fire stunts and car crashes.
    • This was one for the war buffs amongst the motoring maniacs.

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