Noun(1) a sudden uncontrollable attack
(1) But what happens if the anticipated ├ö├®┬╝15 billion bonanza sends the Irish economy into a paroxysm of overspending, soaring inflation and rocketing house prices?(2) I give Katie a goodbye hug, and I think she is shocked that her mother does not explode in a paroxysm of rage at such forbidden behavior.(3) Months later Earl is still reliving the event in a paroxysm of fury, disgust, and hopeless longing.(4) My favourite is the chubby mustachioed nerd in the bottom right, fist punching the air in a paroxysm of ecstasy.(5) Blind, horrible terror filled my heart and in a paroxysm of fear I lashed out.(6) It took all my philosophy, all the religion I had been taught, all my courage, not to collapse in a paroxysm of fright.(7) a paroxysm of weeping(8) I still remember my first day there, seeing all the fighters in their black robes and the savage gleam in their eyes as they warily circled each other before exploding in a paroxysm of violence.(9) He came to a halt, dissolving into a paroxysm of giggles.(10) And Washington could not have chosen a worse moment than now for a paroxysm of finger-pointing.(11) A paroxysm of deep, raspy coughs followed her words.(12) The stasis climaxed in a paroxysm of killing during which the now-dominant democrats cornered and slaughtered their less numerous opponents.(13) When news of the ├ö├ç├┐air corridor├ö├ç├û agreement appeared in the press, it produced a paroxysm of traditionalist rage against such ├ö├ç├┐collaboration├ö├ç├û with a Tory government.(14) Suddenly I was seized with a paroxysm of hot tears as I glanced over the pristine countryside of the San Louis Obispo area through which we were driving on the way to the hospital.(15) More backward employers have gone into a paroxysm of rage over the government's climbdown on pensions.(16) She is charged with an extraordinary animal vitality and expresses a paroxysm of movement and emotion like one possessed.
1. spasm ::
2. attack ::
3. fit ::
4. burst ::
5. bout ::
6. convulsion ::
7. seizure ::
8. outburst ::
9. eruption ::
10. explosion ::
11. access ::
Different Formsparoxysm, paroxysmal, paroxysms
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