pyromaniac
noun see pyromania

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pyromaniac — UK [ˌpaɪrəʊˈmeɪnɪˌæk] / US [ˌpaɪroʊˈmeɪnɪˌæk] noun [countable] Word forms pyromaniac : singular pyromaniac plural pyromaniacs someone who wants to start fires because they have a mental illness called pyromania …   English dictionary

  • pyromaniac — [[t]pa͟ɪ͟əroʊme͟ɪniæk[/t]] pyromaniacs N COUNT A pyromaniac is a person who has an uncontrollable desire to start fires …   English dictionary

  • pyromaniac — noun the fire marshal has suggested it may be the work of a pyromaniac Syn: arsonist, incendiary; informal firebug, pyro, torch …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • pyromaniac — pyromania ► NOUN ▪ an obsessive desire to set fire to things. DERIVATIVES pyromaniac noun …   English terms dictionary

  • pyromaniac — See pyromania. * * * …   Universalium

  • pyromaniac — noun a) A person suffering from pyromania b) A person who is obsessed with fire …   Wiktionary

  • pyromaniac — One affected with pyromania; arsonist. * * * py·ro·ma·ni·ac nē .ak n an individual affected with pyromania …   Medical dictionary

  • pyromaniac — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. arsonist, firebug (inf.). See heat …   English dictionary for students

  • pyRomaniac — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. arsonist, incendiary, firebug*; see arsonist …   English dictionary for students

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