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hysterics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction hys·ter·ics \-ˈter-iks\

Simple Definition of hysterics

  • : uncontrolled laughter, crying, or extreme emotion : a fit of hysteria

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hysterics

  1. :  a fit of uncontrollable laughter or crying

1721

First Known Use of hysterics

1721



HYSTERICS Defined for Kids

hysterics

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noun plural hys·ter·ics \hi-ˈster-iks\

Definition of hysterics for Students

  1. :  an outburst of uncontrollable laughing or crying Hint: Hysterics can be used as a singular or a plural in writing and speaking.




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hysterics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction hys·ter·ics \-ˈter-iks\

Medical Definition of hysterics

  1. :  a fit of uncontrollable laughter or crying :  hysteria




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