Definition of euphoric in US English:

euphoric

adjective

  • Characterized by or feeling intense excitement and happiness.

    ‘a euphoric sense of freedom’
    • ‘He reminds us that market crashes almost always occur when the crowd is euphoric, not when everyone is talking about the possibility.’
    • ‘The sensation of sumptuous lips crushed against your own is every bit as euphoric as the indulgent delight of the feathery beginning.’
    • ‘For those doing it it's a great high, a euphoric trance that makes them feel happy and free.’
    • ‘The atmosphere was euphoric even before we took the lead.’
    • ‘I expected to feel euphoric after finally fulfilling my lame ambition, but instead I was unsettled.’
    • ‘Death by starvation and dehydration is neither painless nor euphoric.’
    • ‘She left that first session feeling exhilarated, even euphoric, and filled with energy.’
    • ‘I became filled with a sense of euphoric conversion; a new, enlightened understanding of the world.’
    • ‘A kind of ego annihilation is followed by euphoric reintegration and a sense of extended understanding.’
    • ‘I came back to my office euphoric - which is not my normal workday condition!’
    • ‘It is like someone who is too noisy, almost euphoric, whose ebullience hides enormous misery and despair.’
    • ‘It's truly a euphoric piece, supplanting the vocalists' rage and rediverting it to become almost an affirmation of life.’
    • ‘I left reeling and euphoric after what felt like an hour-long conversation.’
    • ‘They jumped the high bumps, flung their bikes, did crisscross cuts and caught the spirit of the euphoric audience.’
    • ‘Some say that chocolate gives consumers delights of euphoric content, I say it does not give me that.’
    • ‘It is precisely here that the viewer experiences a euphoric sense of triumph in the face of such adversity.’
    • ‘But these are early stages, when you still feel euphoric and nothing can possibly shake your feeling for each other.’
    • ‘The mood was euphoric as Ukrainians prepared to celebrate both New Year and a feeling that democracy had finally come to their nation.’
    • ‘You want to know when I'm happy or sad, tired, glad, euphoric, if I just got piece, whatever.’
    • ‘But a new team always comes in with the euphoric belief that it's got something special to contribute.’
    elated, happy, joyful, joyous, delighted, gleeful, excited, exhilarated, animated, jubilant, exultant, ecstatic, blissful, enraptured, rapturous, rhapsodic, in rhapsodies, intoxicated, transported, on cloud nine, in heaven, in paradise, in seventh heaven
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