Synonyms and Antonyms of paroxysm
- A paroxysm of laughter greeted the pratfall.
- Darwin's introduction of the theory of evolution created paroxysms in both religion and science that are still being felt today.
bluster, bobbery, bustle, coil, commotion, furor, furore, fuss, hubbub, hullabaloo, hurly-burly, pandemonium, rout, row, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, shindy, squall, stew, stir, to-do, turmoil, welter, williwaw
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