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Definitions of hysterical

  1. characterized by or arising from psychoneurotic hysteria; "during hysterical conditions various functions of the human body are disordered"- Morris Fishbein; "hysterical amnesia" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. marked by excessive or uncontrollable emotion; "hysterical laughter"; "a mob of hysterical vigilantes" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Of or pertaining to hysteria; affected, or troubled, with hysterics; convulsive, fitful. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Pertaining to, or affected by, a nervous disease marked by laughing and crying; violently emotional. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Hystorically. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Relating to or suffering from hysteria. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  7. HYSTERICALLY. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Pertaining to, resembling, or affected with, hysteria. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. Pertaining to or like hysterics; fitfully emotional. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. Affected with or due to hysteria. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. Affected with, or liable to, hysterics. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. Relating to or affected with hysteria. The word hysterica was used by Martial for a female affected with nymphomania or with strong sexual desires. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  13. [Latin] Of or dependent upon hysteria, as a Hysterical fit, Hysterical amblyopia; affected with hysteria; presenting symptoms (especially pain) due to hysteria as H. breast, painful swelling (often associated with oedema and even ulceration) of the breast, due to hysteria, H. joint, H. spine. na
  14. Of, affected with, hysteria; morbidly emotional. Hence hysterically adv. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  15. Pertaining to, or affected with, hysteria. American pocket medical dictionary.
  16. Pertaining to, affected with, of the nature of, or due to hysteria. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  17. Troubled with fits, disordered in the regions of the womb; proceeding from disorders in the womb. Complete Dictionary
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