hyperthymia

hyperthymia

[hahy-per-thahy-mee-uh]
noun Psychiatry.
1.
a condition characterized by extreme overactivity.
2.
exaggerated emotionalism.

Origin:
hyper- + -thymia

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hyperthymia (ˌhaɪpəˈθaɪmɪə)
 
n
excessive emotionalism
 
[C20: from hyper- + Greek thymos spirit]

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