euphoric 1888, with reference to hashish, from EUPHORIA (Cf. euphoria) + -IC (Cf. -ic). The noun meaning "a drug which causes euphoria" is from 1934.

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  • euphoric — adj. strongly experiencing a feeling of well being; feeling euphoria. Opposite of {dysphoric}. [Narrower terms: {expansive}] Syn: elated, happy. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • euphoric — [[t]juːfɒ̱rɪk, AM fɔ͟ːr [/t]] ADJ GRADED If you are euphoric, you feel intense happiness and excitement. It had received euphoric support from the public. Syn: elated …   English dictionary

  • euphoric — eu|phor|ic [ju:ˈfɔrık US juˈfo:rık, ˈfa: ] adj feeling very happy and excited ▪ Scientists are euphoric at the success of the test. >euphorically [ kli] adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • euphoric — adjective they received a euphoric welcome Syn: elated, happy, joyful, delighted, gleeful; excited, exhilarated, jubilant, exultant; ecstatic, blissful, rapturous, transported, on cloud nine, in seventh heaven; informal on top of the world, over… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • euphoric — euphoria ► NOUN ▪ a feeling of intense happiness. DERIVATIVES euphoric adjective euphorically adverb. ORIGIN Greek, from euphoros borne well, healthy …   English terms dictionary

  • euphoric — adjective see euphoria …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • euphoric — See euphoria. * * * …   Universalium

  • euphoric — adjective Feeling of great well being or elation or intense feeling of happiness; characterized by euphoria …   Wiktionary

  • euphoric — eu·phor·ic (u forґik) characterized by euphoria. Called also euphoretic …   Medical dictionary

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