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hys·ter·i·cal / hiˈsterikəl/ • adj. 1. deriving from or affected by uncontrolled extreme emotion: hysterical laughter the band was mobbed by hysterical fans. ∎ inf. extremely funny: her attempts to teach them to dance were hysterical. 2. Psychiatry relating to, associated with, or suffering from hysteria: the doctor thinks the condition is partly hysterical. ∎  another term for histrionic (denoting personality disorder). DERIVATIVES: hys·ter·i·cal·ly adv. isn't it hysterically funny?

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hysterical (hiss-te-ri-kăl) adj.
1. describing symptoms characteristic of conversion disorder.

2. describing a kind of personality disorder characterized by instability and shallowness of feelings.

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