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hysteria

US [hɪˈstɪriə]
UK [hɪˈstɪəriə]
  • n.癔症;歇斯底里;情绪失控;大肆鼓吹
  • Web歇斯底里症;癔病;疯狂状态
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n.
1.
歇斯底里;情绪失控a state of extreme excitement, fear or anger in which a person, or a group of people, loses control of their emotions and starts to cry, laugh, etc.
There was mass hysteria when the band came on stage.
乐队登台时观众一片疯狂。
A note of hysteria crept into her voice.
她的声音听来有点歇斯底里。
2.
大肆鼓吹;狂热夸张;大惊小怪an extremely excited and exaggerated way of behaving or reacting to an event
the usual media hysteria that surrounds royal visits
媒体对于王室成员访问的惯常的大肆渲染
public hysteria about AIDS
公众对艾滋病谈虎色变
3.
癔症;歇斯底里a condition in which sb experiences violent or extreme emotions that they cannot control, especially as a result of shock

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