mania-, -mania, -maniac, -maniacal, -manic, -manically, -maniacally

(Greek: a specific mental disorder or obsessive preoccupation with something; madness, frenzy; obsession, or abnormal desire for or with something or someone; also, an excessive enthusiasm or fondness for something)

Another term for pyromania [abnormal interest in fire].
enoptromania (s) (noun), enoptromanias (pl)
1. An overwhelming desire to use a smooth polished surface to reflect ones image: The actress did not apologize for her enoptromania of having a hand mirror in her purse which she used very often.
2. An abnormal use of looking glasses: The neighborhood gossip was known to practice enoptromania by moving her mirror up and down the street so she could see who was coming from any direction.
enoptromaniac (s) (noun), enoptromaniacs (pl)
Those who have a compulsion to constantly examine themselves in looking glasses or reflecting surfaces: It was an unkind joke to suggest that Mike's friend, an enoptromaniac, should get a job in a cheval glass shop where long mirrors, mounted in frames, are manufactured.
Obsessional belief of the patient that he/she has committed an unpardonable sin.
entheomania (s) (noun), entheomanias (pl)
An obsessive zeal for religion or demonomania; religious insanity.
entomomania (s) (noun), entomomanias (pl)
An abnormal or compulsive fascination with insects.
A rage for writing epics.
A compulsion to work.
Irresistible craving for quiet or solitude.
A compulsion to wander.
1. A compulsion to work or to be active; a morbid need to work.
2. Undue eagerness to perform surgery.
Someone who has a compulsion to work.
An obsessive zeal for or a compulsion to be constantly at work.

The correct term for over work instead of the commonly used “workaholic“ which is etymologically wrong.

An ergomaniac works right up until the end of his life.

This image represents an ergomaniac who worked right up to the point of this last entry and so signifies his efforts to complete his last project even to the very end of his existence! It may also be said that he represents the ultimate in persistence (or stupidity).

ergomaniac (s) (noun), ergomaniacs (pl)
A person who is obsessed with a zeal for or a compulsion to be constantly at work: Susanne found her main pleasure in doing a lot of exercises at the fitness studio where she went every day and some people considered her to be an ergomaniac because she did so many things for such a long time.
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy; and Jill a wealthy widow.
—Evan Esar
An insane person who is overly dedicated to working.
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A compulsion to blush over minor incidents or a mania for the color red; or by extension, an obsession about blood.

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Cross references of word families that are related directly, or indirectly, to: "anger, angry; rage, wrath, fury; rave": fur-, furi-; ira-; lysso-; rab-, rav-.