Definition of Beatlemania in English:


Line breaks: Beatle|mania
Pronunciation: /biːt(ə)lˈmeɪnɪə


[mass noun]
  • Extreme enthusiasm for the Beatles pop group, as manifested in the frenzied behaviour of their fans in the 1960s: the band took to spending weeks on end in the studio as a way of escaping from the mayhem of Beatlemania
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    • Their parents talk of Beatlemania.
    • Queues for tickets are reminiscent of Beatlemania.
    • We are continually reading of his success abroad and, only this week, the newspapers in South Africa are comparing hysterical scenes surrounding his visit there with Beatlemania.

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