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as in:  the mania of manic depression

Impulsive acts accompanying mania often lead to problems.
  a mood disorder characterized by excitement, rapidly changing ideas, and overactivity
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  • Impulsive acts accompanying mania often lead to problems.
  • He said in the famous "acid" tone that Counsel knew so well: "Do I understand you to assert that women are not subject to homicidal mania?"
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • Religious mania-thinks she’s God’s instrument, something of that kind!
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • "Religious mania, that’s the ticketů."
    "It’s crazy-everything’s crazy."
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None

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  • Armstrong said: "And the motive?"
    "Religious mania. What do you say, doctor?"
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
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Associated words [difficulty]:   mania [5]
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