euphoria


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euphoria

 [u-for´e-ah]
an exaggerated feeling of physical and mental well-being, especially when not justified by external reality. Euphoria may be induced by drugs such as opioids, amphetamines, and alcohol and is also a feature of mania. adj., adj euphor´ic.

eu·pho·ri·a

(yū-fōr'ē-ă),
1. A feeling of well-being, commonly exaggerated and not necessarily well founded.
2. The pleasure state induced by a drug or substance of abuse.
[eu- + G. pherō, to bear]

euphoria

/eu·pho·ria/ (u-for´e-ah) an exaggerated feeling of physical and mental well-being, especially when not justified by external reality.euphor´ic

euphoria

[yo̅o̅fôr′ē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, eu + pherein, to bear
1 a feeling or state of well-being or elation.
2 an exaggerated or abnormal sense of physical and emotional well-being not based on reality or truth, disproportionate to its cause, and inappropriate to the situation, as commonly seen in the manic stage of bipolar disorder, some forms of schizophrenia, organic mental disorders, and toxic and drug-induced states. Compare ecstasy.

eu·pho·ri·a

(yū-fōr'ē-ă)
A feeling of well-being, commonly exaggerated and not necessarily well founded.
[eu- + G. pherō, to bear]

euphoria

A strong feeling of well-being or happiness. The term is sometimes used to mean an abnormally exaggerated feeling of elation.

Euphoria

An intense feeling of elation or well-being. Many marijuana users experience temporary euphoria.
Mentioned in: Marijuana

eu·pho·ri·a

(yū-fōr'ē-ă)
1. A feeling of well-being, not necessarily well founded.
2. The pleasure state induced by a drug or substance of abuse.
[eu- + G. pherō, to bear]

euphoria (ūfôr´ēə),

n a sense of well-being or normalcy. Pleasantly mild excitement.
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