Associations to the word «Ecstasy»


ECSTASY, noun. Intense pleasure.
ECSTASY, noun. A state of emotion so intense that a person is carried beyond rational thought and self-control.
ECSTASY, noun. A trance, frenzy, or rapture associated with mystic or prophetic exaltation.
ECSTASY, noun. (obsolete) Violent emotion or distraction of mind; excessive grief from anxiety; insanity; madness.
ECSTASY, noun. (slang) The drug MDMA, a synthetic entactogen of the methylenedioxyphenethylamine family, especially in a tablet form.
ECSTASY, noun. (medicine) (dated) A state in which sensibility, voluntary motion, and (largely) mental power are suspended; the body is erect and inflexible; but the pulse and breathing are not affected.
ECSTASY, noun. (slang) Alternative letter-case form of ecstasy

Dictionary definition

ECSTASY, noun. A state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion; "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"- Charles Dickens.
ECSTASY, noun. A state of elated bliss.
ECSTASY, noun. Street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine.

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