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American English: /hɪˈstɛrɪks/
British English: /hɪˈstɛrɪks/

Translation of hysterics in Spanish:

plural noun

  • 1 (nervous agitation) a fit of hysterics
    un ataque de histeria
    to go into hysterics
    ponerse histérico
    he nearly had hysterics
    por poco le da un ataque or se pone histérico
    she was almost in hysterics
    estaba como loca
    Example sentences
    • She got a second Oscar nod, as Best Supporting Actress, for her wildly funny hysterics in Allen's Husbands and Wives.
    • But his mission is complicated by Louis' quirks and emotional hysterics.
    • It would simply be helpful if the neighbours could resign themselves to an approximately similar exercise, with fewer tantrums and hysterics.
  • 2 (laughter) [colloquial]
    ataque (masculine) de risa
    just looking at him sent us into hysterics
    solo con verlo, nos dio un ataque de risa
    Jim had us in hysterics
    Jim nos hizo morir or desternillar de (la) risa
    nos hizo troncharos (Spain) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • I was laughing in hysterics, yet utterly disgusted!
    • Like a woman loosing all sanity, I began to laugh in hysterics.
    • Kayla laughed in hysterics as her skates slid up under her and she landed on her bottom.
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