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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.
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in a euphoric manner
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[juːˈfɒrɪklɪ] adveuforicamente
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