- a state of dissatisfaction, anxiety, restlessness, or fidgeting.
Origin of dysphoria
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Between twenty and thirty minutes, if you are dysphoric, that feeling may peak; some people even begin to cry.When You Don't Know Where to Turn
Steven J. Bartlett
- a feeling of being ill at ease
C20: New Latin, from Greek dys- + -phoria, from pherein to bear
- An emotional state marked by anxiety, depression, and restlessness.