1. [ noun ] (psychiatry) state of violent mental agitation
Synonyms: frenzy fury delirium craze
Related terms: mania nympholepsy epidemic_hysertia outrage
2. [ noun ] excessive or uncontrollable fear
Related terms: fear
3. [ noun ] (psychiatry) neurotic disorder characterized by violent emotional outbreaks and disturbances of sensory and motor functions
Synonyms: hysterical_neurosis
Related terms: neurosis hysterocatalepsy anxiety_hysteria mimesis
Similar spelling:   hysterical