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hysteria

noun [U]
 
 
/hɪˈstɪəriə/
extreme fear, excitement, anger, etc which cannot be controlled: mass hysteria Becoming too excited and easily upsetMental and psychiatric disorders
Translations of “hysteria”
in Korean 히스테리…
in Arabic هيستريا…
in French hystérie, hystérie (collective)…
in Turkish taşkınlık, galeyan, çılgınlık…
in Italian isterismo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歇斯底里…
in Russian истерия…
in Polish histeria…
in Spanish histeria, histeria (colectiva)…
in Portuguese histeria…
in German die Hysterie…
in Catalan histèria…
in Japanese ヒステリー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 歇斯底里…
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