[yoo-fawr-ik, -for-]


intensely happy or confident: She was euphoric when she received the Oscar.
Psychology. in a state of happy and confident well-being sometimes exaggerated in pathological states as mania.

Origin of euphoric

Related formseu·phor·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for euphoric

1888, with reference to hashish, from euphoria + -ic. The noun meaning "a drug which causes euphoria" is from 1934.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper