euphory


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euphoria, euphory

1. a state of happiness and well-being.
2. Psychiatry. an exaggerated state of happiness, with no foundation in truth or reality. — euphoric, adj.
See also: Happiness
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Noun1.euphory - a feeling of great (usually exaggerated) elationeuphory - a feeling of great (usually exaggerated) elation
high spirits, lightness, elation - a feeling of joy and pride
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The combination of euphory and miscalculation vis-a-vis Central Asia negatively affected Turkey's initial policy toward the region.