Paroxysm Synonyms & Definitions

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• ParoxysmDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) The fit, attack, or exacerbation, of a disease that occurs at intervals, or has decided remissions or intermissions.
  2. (n.) Any sudden and violent emotion; spasmodic passion or action; a convulsion; a fit.

• ParoxysmalDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Of the nature of a paroxysm; characterized or accompanied by paroxysms; as, a paroxysmal pain; paroxysmal temper.