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hysterics

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

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

Full Definition of HYSTERICS

:  a fit of uncontrollable laughter or crying
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First Known Use of HYSTERICS

1721
HYSTERICS Defined for Kids

hysterics

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

Definition of HYSTERICS for Kids

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

hysterics

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

Medical Definition of HYSTERICS

:  a fit of uncontrollable laughter or crying :  hysteria

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