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mania
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mania
Used in
The Idiot
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  • Literary patronage was, however, with her as much a mania as was the love of gorgeous clothes.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Someone told me just now that he is a bit touched on the subject of lawyers, that he has a mania for making speeches and intends to pass the examinations.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: the mania of manic depression
as in: mania surrounding the big event
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