trichomaniac etymology

English word trichomaniac comes from English maniac, English tricho- (Forming words related to hair.)

Detailed word origin of trichomaniac

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
maniac English (eng) A fanatic, a person with an obsession.. An insane person, especially one who suffers from a mania.
tricho- English (eng) Forming words related to hair.
trichomaniac English (eng) One with a mania or passion for hair.

Words with the same origin as trichomaniac

Descendants of maniac
Cobainiac Maine-iac Mayniac McCainiac Remainiac brainiac trainiac
Descendants of tricho-
hypotrichosis trichobezoar trichoblast trichochrome trichocyte trichodynia trichogen trichoid trichomycosis trichopathophobia trichophagia trichophile trichophilia trichophobia trichophyte trichophytic trichophytosis trichoscalid trichoscopy