Full Definition of EUPHORIA
: a feeling of well-being or elation
— eu·phor·ic adjective
— eu·phor·i·cal·ly adverb
Examples of EUPHORIA
- The initial euphoria following their victory in the election has now subsided.
- The drug produces intense feelings of euphoria.
Origin of EUPHORIA
New Latin, from Greek, from euphoros healthy, from eu- + pherein to bear — more at bear
First Known Use: circa 1751