nonhysterical

adjective

non·​hys·​ter·​i·​cal ˌnän-hi-ˈster-i-kəl How to pronounce nonhysterical (audio)
: not exhibiting or marked by hysteria : not hysterical
nonhysterical behavior
nonhysterically adverb

Word History

First Known Use

1848, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonhysterical was in 1848

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“Nonhysterical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonhysterical. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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