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American English: /həˈstɛrək(ə)l/
British English: /hɪˈstɛrɪk(ə)l/

Translation of hysterical in Spanish:


  • 1 (Psychology)
    Example sentences
    • And as he watched her in confusion, Shelley's chuckle turned into an uncontrollable, hysterical fit of laughter.
    • Approach this end room and the first thing noticed will be the hysterical, uncontrollable laughter.
    • The young woman had crying fits, which were interspersed with screams and bursts of hysterical laughter.
    Example sentences
    • So I may be a cynical, hysterical, psychotic, twisted masochist.
    • Such a figure is literally and etymologically hysterical, as it is excessively feminized; it is also psychoanalytically hysterical.
    • Although Halle is not around to encounter Beloved, he too suffers trauma and exhibits hysterical symptoms.
  • 3 (very funny) [colloquial]
    para morirse or desternillarse de (la) risa
    tronchante (Spain) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • How did this role come to you, this very funny, hysterical gun moll role?
    • For the show, a group of puppeteers steps in and performs these calls with some very funny looking puppets on hysterical sets.
    • Extreme gore and hysterical pratfalls all combine in a truly memorable mix.
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