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paroxysmnoun [C]

us   /ˈpær·əkˌsɪz·əm/
a sudden and powerful expression of strong feeling: The mention of his name can send people into paroxysms of anger.
(Definition of paroxysm from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “paroxysm”
in Spanish paroxismo…
in Vietnamese cơn bộc phát…
in Malaysian tdk dapat ditahan…
in Thai การปะทุ…
in French paroxysme, crise…
in German der Anfall…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指不可控制的感情)突发…
in Indonesian serangan…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指不可控制的感情)突發…
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