euphoric


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eu·pho·ri·a

 (yo͞o-fôr′ē-ə)
n.
A feeling of great happiness or well-being.

[New Latin, from Greek, from euphoros, healthy : eu-, eu- + pherein, to bear; see bher- in Indo-European roots.]

eu·phor′ic (-fôr′ĭk, -fŏr′-) adj.
eu·phor′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.euphoric - exaggerated feeling of well-being or elation
elated - exultantly proud and joyful; in high spirits; "the elated winner"; "felt elated and excited"
happy - enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure; "a happy smile"; "spent many happy days on the beach"; "a happy marriage"
dysphoric, unhappy, distressed - generalized feeling of distress

euphoric

adjective elated, excited, ecstatic, jubilant, joyful, high-spirited, rapturous There was an atmosphere of euphoric excitement.
Translations

euphoric

[juːˈfɒrɪk] ADJ [person, atmosphere, laughter] → eufórico

euphoric

[juːˈfɒrɪk] adj (= elated) [person] → euphorique

euphoric

adjeuphorisch

euphoric

[juːˈfɒrɪk] adjeuforico/a
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