Adjective "euphoric" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/juːˈfɒrɪk/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

Characterized by or feeling intense excitement and happiness.
  1. 'A kind of ego annihilation is followed by euphoric reintegration and a sense of extended understanding.'
  2. 'The atmosphere was euphoric even before we took the lead.'
  3. 'They jumped the high bumps, flung their bikes, did crisscross cuts and caught the spirit of the euphoric audience.'
  4. 'But a new team always comes in with the euphoric belief that it's got something special to contribute.'
  5. 'The sensation of sumptuous lips crushed against your own is every bit as euphoric as the indulgent delight of the feathery beginning.'
  6. 'I left reeling and euphoric after what felt like an hour-long conversation.'
  7. 'I expected to feel euphoric after finally fulfilling my lame ambition, but instead I was unsettled.'
  8. 'For those doing it it's a great high, a euphoric trance that makes them feel happy and free.'
  9. 'It's truly a euphoric piece, supplanting the vocalists' rage and rediverting it to become almost an affirmation of life.'
  10. 'It is precisely here that the viewer experiences a euphoric sense of triumph in the face of such adversity.'

Definitions

1. intensely happy or confident: She was euphoric when she received the Oscar.

2. Psychology. in a state of happy and confident well-being sometimes exaggerated in pathological states as mania.

More examples(as adjective)

"conventions can be euphoric of reforms."

"conventions can be euphoric about things."

"people can be euphoric about prospects."

"markets can be euphoric in/at/on mornings."

"markets can be euphoric over revisions."

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